With a tidal stream against you and a tired boat crew, should you push on or turn around? James Stevens answers your questions of seamanship
Yacht brokers are selling threefold more boats than normal as people are realising the beauty and adventure that awaits on their doorstep.... Theo Stocker introduces the May 2021 issue of…
Confined to quarters during the pandemic, many sailors are itching to slip their lines and sail for the sun. Elaine Bunting explains exactly how to break free and sail across…
Skippering a boat for the first time needn't be daunting, as long as you prepare. Matthew Diggle reveals how to make a success of taking charge
Professional skipper Simon Philips shares how to go aloft safely with only one other crewmember aboard
Toby Heppell gets advice on skippering with friends and family from Pete Goss, Dee Caffari and Conrad Humphreys
The 10 common mistakes..and how to avoid them. We ask the experts about the skills every good skipper should have in their armoury.