Latest on Thai sailing taxes

Recent reports about draconian taxes soon to be introduced on boats visiting Thailand have proved a little misleading, but only a little

Day six of the Transpac

Some of the newest and fastest monohull sailboats in the world will start the 41st Transpacific Yacht Race to Hawaii today, but for human drama they may not be able…

Transpac boat hits a whale

The Transpacific Yacht Race morning roll call was interrupted yesterday, when Stardust reported that they had collided with a whale

Transpac fleet slip their lines

After a slow start in just 4 knots of wind, the fleet look forward to better conditions on their journey from the California coast to Hawaii

French yacht sinks near the Nab

Solent Coastguard and the Bembridge lifeboat rescued two French crew from a liferaft after their 9 metre yacht sank shortly after leaving Cowes

US company buys The Moorings

Grand Expeditions announced yesterday that it has bought The Moorings, one of the world's leading yacht charter companies

Lucky escape

Cargo vessel sinks a 47-foot fishing vessel, the crew has a lucky escape…

Engine trouble

The European Parliament Environment Committee has voted on the 68 amendments proposed to the Recreational Craft Directive (RCD), proposing some engine emission policies that many marine industry officials said are

A call to arms

The Marine Conservation Society is calling for enthusiastic volunteers to join their recruits for when they mobilise their nation-wide attack against litter