Features Tips & Techniques to Sail & Navigate Like a Pro! Learning from your mistakes is definitely the hard way to go about learning to sail. Doing things right is sometimes just a matter of not doing things wrong. This program includes a list of common mistakes, as well as a few not so common, that you'll be sure to want to avoid. Subjects Covered Include: Running Aground, Securing the Halyard, Releasing the Luff Tape, Falling Overboard and Getting Lost at Sea.