Crew sailing a Dufour 365

Katy Stickland joined an RYA Competent Crew course to find out why instruction can make life as a sailing couple more enjoyable

If a crew went overboard while sailing at night, would you know what to do?

James Stevens answers your Questions of Seamanship. This issue - Geoff is sailing at night with an inexperienced crew when he hears the call 'man overboard'

Thermal imaging camera - FLIR One

Thermal-imaging cameras were once the preserve of the military. Now you can get one that clips to your phone

Jim Mottram in Reservation

An emergency boarding ladder became essential kit for intrepid small boat cruiser Jim Mottram after he was knocked overboard while anchoring