Four Fundamental Asymmetrical Types and Definitions. Click to Enlarge
Racing Code 0
A1 Running Asy
A2 Asy Full Hoist w/ Bowsprit
A3 Reaching Asy
CODE ZERO Sailing very narrow wind angles or in moderately sized wind angles in increasing wind velocities. A1 RUNNER Sailing down in the broadest of apparent wind angles. A2 VERSATILE Sailing down in marginally broad apparent wind angles and also for narrowing said angles slightly. A3 REACHER Sailing up in narrowing apparent wind angles or in increasing apparent wind velocities.