May 2000: Contents

Joan Pye recalls a cross-Channel Easter cruise with celebrated circumnavigator Peter Pye on Moonraker

Tall Ships 2000 kicks-off

After experiencing gales and a postponed start, the Tall Ships cross the start line bound for Cadiz.


Many people are expected at Southampton this weekend to see the spectacular Tall Ships 2000, which culminates in the Parade of Sail on Sunday morning.

No changes to the design of Goss’s catamaran

The latest news straight from Team Philips: Pete Goss has announced that Team Philips, his revolutionary 120 ft catamaran, would be repaired without altering Adrian Thompson’s original design concept and…

The call of the Algarve

The southern Portuguese coast is becoming more and more attractive to UK sailors