A point of sail is a sailing craft's direction of travel under sail in relation to the true wind direction . speed as the sailing craft's velocity adds to the true windspeed on a reach, to diminishing towards zero, as a sailing craft sails dead downwind. No-go zone · Close-hauled · Reaching · Running downwind. Simpals Animation Studio (located in Moldova) produced its fifth short animated film "Dji. Death Sails ". Dji. Dead Sails is a player tabletop game where you use coins to attack ships and out-plunder your pirate friends. The player with the most treasure at the end of. As the boat points off the wind, lateral force and the forces required to resist it become less important. Content is available under CC-BY-SA. Advertise Media Kit Contact. Overview About Careers Press Contact Wikia. Apparent wind and forces on a sailboat.