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August 2015

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Sailing skills
Expert on Board: How to use vector charts safely
Practical seamanship: A new way to spring off a pontoonSkipper’s tips
Learning curve: Bumper car berthing

Cruising
German Frisian Islands
Sailing with Britain’s oldest solo skipper
Cruising to Finland in search of Saarvi

Gear & boat reviews
Group test: Folding tenders
Kit for self-sufficient cruising
Used boat test: Vancouver 34
Lessons learned from a fatal collision

Regulars
Views from the helm
News
Letters
Libby Purves
Tom Cunliffe
Dick Durham
The Confessional

Contributors