Theo Stocker

Theo Stocker

Theo Stocker is the features and news editor at Yachting Monthly

SAILING SKILLS Windvane steering How it works, how to use it and why wind-powered steering makes sense for coastal cruisers Predict and avoid fog Coping with fog isn’t fun, but…

SAILING SKILLS Expert on board Fouled prop? We find out how to dive under your boat, and why every sailor needs to be prepared Learning curve ‘I was rescued 13…

Unremarkable in any other context, the boats lining up for the start of the Golden Globe Race in July were, by their presence in Les Sables-d’Olonne, quite extraordinary. Heading off…

SAILING SKILLS Expert on board How to tame your downwind sails. Expert tips and tricks to run with the wind with balance and control The knowledge Swing your compass. Why…

SAILING SKILLS Expert on board How to prepare your boat for summer. Rod Heikell explains what you’ll need for Med cruising The knowledge Understanding flag etiquette can be confusing. Duncan…