The running rigging consists of the ropes used in handling the yards and sails, and every rope has a distinguishing name.
The running rigging had been overhauled, and it travelled handsomely.
They also cut the standing and running rigging, which would effectually prevent her from making sail for a long time to come.
A hook employed for some of the ends of the running rigging.
We stripped her of every stitch and sliver until she floated high, an empty hull, even her spars and running rigging ashore.
To cut or fit the standing and running rigging to the masts, &c.
On many yachts the rope used in the running rigging is too small.
Those which are made fast to the running rigging or tackles.
Also, a line with thimbles as fair-leaders for running rigging.
running rigging are those which run through blocks or pulleys.