Dick Durham the mudlark

Do you feel unwelcome in your own yacht club? Maybe the rogue blazers and their beloved regulations have taken over, says Dick Durham

Dick Durham

Dick Durham: Why is it that most of our sailing heroes, from Chay Blyth to Ellen Mac Arthur, seem to come from landlocked places?

Jonty Pearce pins his hopes on a sailing club and cruising with friends to ease him through the cold-turkey of retirement

The British Kiel Yacht Club

The British Kiel Yacht Club on Germany's Baltic coast, owned by the UK Ministry of Defence, has closed for the final time and the yachts brought back to Portsmouth

The Contessa 26 Association is preparing to celebrating 50 years of this prize-winning pocket racer and ocean-cruiser