The ultimate boat maintenance checklist to make sure your yacht is ready for launch and the start of the sailing season
Deck harnesses for children, mainsail downhaul trick and soft shackle splicing are amongst the skippers' tips suggested by seasoned sailors and Yachting Monthly experts
Still looking for a thoughtful Christmas gift for the discerning sailor in your life? Don't despair! Here are a few ideas...
With her husband Theo out of the way, Georgie Stocker shows on her Day Skipper course that she is more than capable of taking charge
Cruising after dark doesn't need to be stressful. Toby Heppell shares his tops tips for night sailing
Toby Heppell looks at the art of singlehanded sailing and considers what constitutes good seamanship when it’s only you on board
The YM team get wet to see how well the MOB process works for shorthanded sailing. Here are our findings...
From batteries to logs, Rupert Holmes reminds us of the quick checks with long-lasting implications
Not many of us would happily set sail in fog but sometimes it is unavoidable, and knowing how to avoid collisions is crucial, says Andy du Port
A good sailor learns from experience, or better, from the experiences of others. Theo Stocker looks back to see what seamanship and safety lessons we can take from this year’s…