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Posey Sailing Simulators

Caution!  These simulators may be addictive!

The Posey Sailing Simulators are some of the most realistic ones you'll find with true-to-life boat response and real-world ocean conditions, yet they're lean in system requirements.  Yacht designer, champion racer, cruiser, and program author Dennis Posey knows his boats!

Sail Dynamics Simulator Sailing Dynamics Instructor

Novice and intermediate sailors can learn the fundamentals of sailing, rules of the road, and fine points of sail trim. As skill builds, progress to racing basics (based on 1997-2000 rules).  Includes expanded interactive sailing skill and racing tutorials, sailing simulator, and racing simulator.  Choose from Optimist Dinghies, catamarans, skiffs, dinghies, keelboats, cruising sloops, and offshore racers.

PC or PowerMac compatible. 
Click to download a demo for PC or Mac.

 

Coastal Cruising Simulator

 

Coastal Cruising Simulator

Practice essential cruising skills as you enjoy a one-, two-, or three-day cruise through a wide variety of locations. Captain monohulls, multihulls, or trawler yachts.  Navigate traditionally with charts and dead reckoning or use modern plotters and radar.

PC or PowerMac compatible.
Click to download a demo for PC or Mac.

 

Sailing Tactics Simulator Sailing Tactics Simulator

One or two sailors can match wits against each other, the computer's expert match racer, or a fleet of 30 aggressively sailed boats.  All new, easy-to-use simulator interface lets you concentrate on the tactics and strategy of racing.  Interactive animated tutorials teach the 1997-2000 Racing Rules, racing tactics, and strategy.

PC or PowerMac compatible.
Click to download a demo for PC or Mac

 

Advanced Racing Simulator Advanced Racing Simulator

Experience high-level racing from the skipper's perspective in an intelligent  20-boat fleet.  Realistic boat simulation responds to sail trim, weight placement, steering, and boat speed adjustments.  You'll need to sail your boat well and be quick with tactics and strategy.  Includes 1997-2000 Racing Rules tutorial.

PC or PowerMac compatible.
Click to download a demo for PC.

Minimum System Requirements (PC):

  • PC-compatible computer 

  • 8 Mb RAM

  • 1 Mb Hard Disk space

  • VGA (640 X 480, 256 colors) graphics

  • CD-ROM drive

  • Windows 95, 98, ME, XP, 2000, Vista

  • Mouse or equivalent pointing device

Minimum System Requirements (Mac):

  • Power Macintosh with Power PC processor 

  • 12 Mb RAM

  • 1 Mb Hard Disk space

  • CD-ROM drive

  • Mac OS 7 or better

  • Mouse or equivalent pointing device

Ordering Information

122766 Sailing Dynamics Instructor (CD-ROM) $52.95
 
122768 Coastal Cruising Simulator (CD-ROM) $52.95
 
122769 Sailing Tactics Simulator (CD-ROM) $52.95
 
122767 Advanced Racing Simulator (CD-ROM) $52.95
 
122770 Distance Race Sailing Challenge (CD-ROM) $52.95
 

 

  

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