By evening, when the wind drops and changes instructions, we return,” says OC Thomas, cruising lover and founder of International Cruising Club. On Sunday, it will host the Rain forest Sailing Regatta using Topper Class classification boats on January26

” The Toppers are extremely popular world-standard sail boats.

The wind among Kochi’s ‘Toppers’

Abraham Thomas who owns two types of boats– Laser (Olympic Class) and Go Cat (Cruising catamaran)– found out from his dad at Kottayam Sailing Club. Six teens are finding out the basics of sailing under trainer Rajesh D. “Sailing is only about wind power. Regular cruising activities such as “away cruise boats” and “whaler” sailing expeditions are carried out regularly for keeping the cruising ability alive among marine personnel.