The Code Zero is a cross between a genoa and an asymmetrical spinnaker that is used for sailing close to the wind in light air. … The sail…

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To be termed a yacht, as opposed to a boat, such a pleasure vessel is likely to be at least 33 feet (10 m) in length and may…

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What size reel do I need for surf fishing? A 9-foot rod with a 5000- or 6000-size reel is a standard beach and jetty combination. It should have…

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Yes, you have to register a kayak or canoe with a trolling motor in California. … every motor-driven vessel (regardless of length) that is not documented by the…

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Under FINA rules, a water polo match is divided into four quarters of eight minutes. However, because the clock is stopped when the ball is not in play,…

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Three days a week is OK for beginners who are just getting used to the whole idea of aqua aerobics. However, you should try to raise it to…

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Do I need a spray skirt for my kayak? When air and water are warm, you may be more comfortable without a spray skirt because it can make…

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Rowing does put strain on your lower back muscles and it’s probably not a good choice of exercise for those already vulnerable to back pain or already suffering…

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The Scottish actor, who stars as real-life surfer Frosty Hesson in Chasing Mavericks, described his surfing skills as non-existent before he started working on the film. “Surfing ability…

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Why is my jet ski backfiring? Typically a jet ski will backfire due to a timing problem which is causing fuel to be burned at a different time…

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