Yachtmaster tip

Yachtmaster tips: steer into the seas. Tom has assessed hundreds of sailors for the RYA Yachtmaster exam – the gold standard of sailing qualifications. This is an example of the…

Scull a dinghy

Dick Durham demonstrates how to drive and control your tender using just one oar

Three classic blunders and how to avoid them

knots

Chris Beeson shows how to tie the nine sailing knots we tested to destruction in the April 2012 issue of Yachting Monthly

Yachting Monthly took a rudderless GK29 and tried 3 different ways of steering her. See which ones worked the best.

Tom Cunliffe uses a wireless remote for a bow thruster to bring a yacht alongside singlehanded. For the full article on Bow Thrusters, see the March 2009 issue of Yachting