PBO contributor Sticky Stapylton shows how to work out an estimated position and course to steer

Most sailors rely on electronic aids for navigation but it’s wise to have the traditional skills of working up an estimated position (EP) or course to steer.

Here’s

a handy guide from PBO contributor Sticky Stapylton.

Find the full article in the January 2014 issue of Practical Boat Owner magazine, which is out in the shops this Thursday, 5 December.


Click here to download Sticky’s forms.

Picture credit: David Rainsbury