No electricity needed and built for gale-force conditions; windvane self-steering makes sense for coastal cruisers as much as offshore voyagers.
With his feet back on dry land, Jonty Pearce reflects on the differences between coastal and offshore sailing
A beautiful Atlantic cruise turns into a heavy weather situation for Maarten Zeeuwen
It’s easy to keep sailing in familiar waters, but a longer passage will connect you to the true spirit of seafaring, says Libby Purves
386 counts of maritime crime in were recorded in 2015, according to maritime security company MAST. Figures for global maritime crime shown on the MAST risk map, show that 66…
A capsized catamaran found off Aghulas in South Africa is probably a Sunsail catamaran that has been missing for a year
Over 1,100 participants completed the 30th edition of the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers in 2015. Alongside record-breaking passage times were a dismasting, a sinking yacht and a marriage proposal
The MAIB has release its report and safety flyer from the investigation of the loss of the yacht Cheeki Rafiki and her crew in the Atlantic on 16 May 2014.
Cruising sailors in the Pacific are helping reach remote islands needing help in the wake of Cyclone Pam
The bodies of four sailors have been found in the water after Cyclone Pam tore through Vanuatu causing wide-spread damage