Mervyn Wheatley looks ahead to his sixth OSTAR, now re-scheduled to take place in 2021, and ponders the changes in sailing through his decades-long career
Cruising after dark doesn't need to be stressful. Toby Heppell shares his tops tips for night sailing
Allowing your electronic charts and other software to become out of date is dangerous, but updating can be something of a minefield. Toby Heppell looks at the options...
The YM team get wet to see how well the MOB process works for shorthanded sailing. Here are our findings...
Toby Heppell gets advice on skippering with friends and family from Pete Goss, Dee Caffari and Conrad Humphreys
Wind farms want to restrict where yachts can sail around them. The RYA is fighting for freedom of navigation. Stuart Carruthers told Toby Heppell precisely what you can and can’t…
The 10 common mistakes..and how to avoid them. We ask the experts about the skills every good skipper should have in their armoury.
Professional navigator Simon Fisher shares his top tips to calibrate your instruments, to make sure you get the most from your electronics onboard
Most of us have a lot of electronic kit on board. Toby Heppell asks the experts how to make the most of all this technology
As well as new boats look out for new features at this year's Southampton International Boat Show, which runs from 13-22 September 2019