Kirsten Neuschafer is currently in second place in the 2022 Golden Globe Race. Credit: Jane Zhou/GGR 2022

Kirsten Neuschafer has been awarded the Rod Stephen Seamanship Trophy by the Cruising Club of America following her role in the rescue of fellow race entrant, Tapio Lehtinen

A man trying to trouble shoot marine electrics problems with a volt meter

After engine breakdowns, electrical failure is the second most common reason for a yacht becoming stranded. Duncan Kent explains how to troubleshoot problems with your marine electrics

A woman with blonde hair in a pony tail and wearing a white tshirt at the helm of an Oyster 495

Oyster have long set the standard for luxurious blue-water cruisers, and the Oyster 495 is the new baby in the range. Even if you’re not in the market for one,…

A diesel engine air system

Every sailor needs to understand how their diesel engine works. In the second of this series, we look at the diesel engine air system

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Yachting Monthly reader Faith Merrett owns up and shares her sailing confession. Submit yours at for a chance to win a new VHF radio