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Saturday, September 8 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Demystifying Foils

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“Demistifying Foils” has even gained some since last year. Listeners, through images and whiteboard drawings, learn about the nuances of foils, lift, and the ways humans have mastered them to navigate, sail faster than the speed of wind, and fly on the water. Listeners will also be presented with strategies and methods to construct efficient foils, with some simple geometry.


Noah Todras

Noah Todras is an assistant boatbuilding instructor at the Northwest School for Wooden Boatbuilding. He came from Virginia with an English degree and a background in furniture conservation to the Puget Sound to attend the boat School. Drawn to the water by the physics of nature, Noah... Read More →

Saturday September 8, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm PDT
Explorer Room NW Maritime Ctr