There is always a cause to a capsize, it may be a mistake, or a unexpected puff. Reflect on them and see if you can figure out why they happen. Have a look at the following video and see if you can figure some of the things that contributed to the capsizes.
Put some effort into trying to save your boat from a capsize, you’ll be surprised at how effective you body weight can be an righting an almost up turned boat.
Also becoming efficient at recovering from a capsize is also very useful in saving your energy. Instead of explain “how to” I have provided a couple of video playlists that’ll give you a good insight into what we’ll be giving ago this Sunday.
Learn to Sail – students capsize recovery in 25 kts
This is a playlist from a past learn to sail course. It goes to show that even in some of the toughest conditions you can right the boat.
YouTube Playlist Link :: Evan’s Bay Learn to Sail – 2012 Spring Saturdays :: Capsize Recovery
Capsize Recovery Examples
Dinghy capsize recovery examples from others
YouTube Playlist : : Sailing – Capsize Recovery