‘Like the shift from wooden spars to alloy spars after the Second World War, we are moving to carbon spars and composite boat rigging for cruising boats,’ says well-known surveyor…
Inside the July issue of Yachting Monthly you will find epic cruises close to home, how to take amazing photos, the secrets of secure anchoring and mooring, gear tests and…
The ultimate boat maintenance checklist to make sure your yacht is ready for launch and the start of the sailing season
Rope continues to develop every year. We take a look at the plethora of options on the market
A screwdriver, a straight edge and a good set of eyes are all that’s required for a basic rig check. Gordon Bonney, of Performance Rigging, explains **IN ASSOCIATION WITH GJW…
Send your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org for an expert answer. This month - can you do your own rigging checks?
Some sailors swear by mainsail furling systems, others swear at them. Graham Snook looks at way to keep your furling mainsail in check
Give a thought to your inventory this winter to keep you cruising next season, says Rachael Sprot
Having a yacht survey can be stressful without the right preparation. Ben Sutcliffe-Davies explains how to get the best advice for your money
The 10 common mistakes..and how to avoid them. We ask the experts about the skills every good skipper should have in their armoury.