Training and Tuning Guides

The Complete Guide to Albacore Sailing Tuning and Strategy by International & National Champ Barney Harris.

Tactics for short course, One-design racing, and, a taste of the “zen” of sailboat racing. By John Holmberg

Lessons learned over a lifetime of Albacore sailing on how to move up in the fleet.

Summary article on how to maximize your sailing performance for the time and money you have to invest.

Notes from a January 2005 training session in Sarasota with  fifteen Albacore sailors

How to organize on the water practice sessions for maximum benefit.

General instructions on how to set up and sail an Albacore upwind in exceptionally high wind conditions.