Mindbender

While sailing close-hauled on a port tack the wind shifts towards your bow. Was that shift a header or a lift?

Send your answer to cruisingcompass@bwsailing.com. A winner, who will receive a Blue Water Sailing hat, will be selected at random from the correct answers.

Thanks to last week’s Mindbender winner, Jimmie White, for his answer to “While underway, does a masthead wind indicator point to the true or apparent wind?“: Apparent.

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