LOTS OF FUN AND TACTICS

Order the Game Against the Wind here: control a sailboat yourself and reach the finish line with lots of fun, strategy, and tactic along the way. Interactive - only one click on a PC (Win, Linux or Mac OS X).

 
 

Right of Way - Boat Against Boat

Wind on Starboard tack

"When boats are on opposite tacks, a port-tack boat shall keep clear of a starboard-tack boat.[Rule 10]. Definition keep clear: One boat keeps clear of another if the other can sail her course with no need to take avoiding action."

Wind on starboard tack - Right of Way
Boats on opposite tacks
Wind on port tack - keep clear

Leeward Boat

"When boats are on the same tack and overlapped, all windward boats shall keep clear of a leeward boat. [Rule 11]".