The deck at the forward part of a ship.
- The easiest and safest passage to the foredeck is through the forward deck hatch.
- A sail blows off the foredeck and a spinnaker drum jams so they can't jibe on the downwind leg.
- The foredeck, side decks and entire cockpit is molded as one component to avoid joints that can fail.
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