If there is wind, Avel Vaez will sail nicely. And sometimes faster than the wind speed!

Avel Vaez is outfitted with the following sails:

All sails from Incidence Sails

This chart shows the expected boat speed as a function of the wind angle and the sails in use:

Example upwind:

Wind angle 50 deg

Wind 10 knots

Boat speed 7 knots

Example beam reach:

Wind angle 90 deg

Wind 16 knots

Boat speed 16 knots

Example down wind:

Wind angle 120 deg

Wind 20 knots

Boat speed 17 knots

Horizontal axis: boat speed 0-18 knots

Curves: wind speed 4-30 knots

Wind angle: 0-180 deg