Real life cruising stories, sailing book reviews and book extracts, opinion and features from Yachting Monthly

A Dufour sailing in the Solent

Sailing in the UK is changing. Will Bruton takes an in depth look at what’s happening, seeking opinion from experts across the industry

The RCD was introduced to regulate boat design

Jonty Pearce reflects on Mel Bartlett's article on the Recreational Craft Directive in the November 2018 edition of Yachting Monthly which leads him to muse on boat design

A portrait of Sir Robin Knox-Johnston

Only one sailor completed the 1968-69 Sunday Times Golden Globe Race. Katy Stickland meets Sir Robin Knox-Johnston as he recalls 
his groundbreaking voyage which started 50 years ago