[<< wikibooks] Adventist Youth Honors Answer Book/Recreation/Wind Surfing
== 1. Have the Intermediate Swimming Honor. ==
Instructions and tips for earning the Swimming - Intermediate honor can be found in the Recreation chapter.


== 2. Learn the meaning of the following terms ==


=== a. Across the wind ===


=== b. Backhand ===


=== c. Basic starting position ===


=== d. Beginner's checklist ===


=== e. Board control ===


=== f. Centerboard ===


=== g. Center line ===


=== h. Center plane ===


=== i. Clew ===


=== j. Forward ===


=== k. Forward hand ===


=== l. In ===


=== m. Jibe ===


=== n. Mast position ===


=== o. Out ===


=== p. Points of the clock ===


=== q. Sail trim ===


=== r. Self rescue ===


=== s. Scissor technique ===


=== t. Tack ===


=== u. Uphaul ===


=== v. Visual reference point ===


== 3. Know the names of the board parts and demonstrate how to rig your own sail. ==


== 4. Explain the basics of sailing theory. ==


== 5. Define and demonstrate the basic starting position. ==


== 6. Define and demonstrate the four steps to tacking. ==


== 7. Define and demonstrate the four steps to jibing. ==


== 8. List the seven starting sequence steps used to start a sailboard moving through the water. ==


== 9. Answer the following questions about safety ==


=== a. What safety equipment should be worn while wind surfing? ===


=== b. Why is it important to know the local weather forecast before going out on the water? ===


=== c. When first learning to windsurf, why is it important to be in an enclosed or protected area? ===


=== d. What are the hand signals for "Everything is okay" and "I need help"? ===


== 10. How should the sail and sailboard be cared for to keep them in good working order? ==


== 11. Successfully sail a sailboard to a visual point of reference and return to the starting position. ==


== References ==