The Heavenly Twins catamaran...

  • Round Britain non-stop
    Peter Keig’s exclusive story of how he beat Sir Robin Knox-Johnston in the race to become the first person to sail solo, non-stop around the British Isles

  • First sail of the season
    For intrepid East Coaster Mike Peyton, the season begins in January, with frozen water pipes, a sack of coal on board his 38ft ketch and icicles on his mooring warps

  • Destinations – Treguier in North Brittany, with FREE chart
    Peter Cumberlidge visits this favourite French haunt

  • Mal d’hiver
    Do you suffer from sailors’ winter withdrawal symptoms? With the boat laid-up ashore, all we can do is dream of exotic voyages… Paul Boissier reports

  • South American gem
    Tanya Leech discovers stunning scenery and huge cruising utopia 200 miles south of the Caribbean hurricane belt

  • Better boat-handling
    Step-by-step guide to better marina manoeuvres

  • Buying second-hand
    The Heavenly Twins catamaran – the Morris Minor of multihulls has more than one circumnavigation to its credit

  • Boats and gear on test
    The Starlight 46, plus a buyers’ guide to Navtex sets

  • London Show Preview
    What new boats and equipment will be unveiled at Earls Court for 2001? The YM team take a sneak preview of the London Boat Show

  • SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT – Cruising Portugal
    28-page supplement on cruising Portugal with comprehensive guide to ports of call

  • PLUS:
    Sailing Skills, Second-hand focus, New Gear and your favourite writers: Tom Cunliffe, Des Sleightholme, Libby Purves