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Seasoned skippers and Yachting Monthly experts give their advice on a whole range of issues for the cruising sailor
Once underway, coping without crew isn't too hard but manoeuvres can be tricky. Professional skipper Simon Phillips shares his shorthanded experience
Duncan Kent investigates many ways a yacht owner can make life that little bit simpler
Duncan Wells continues his series looking at how to get the most out of your boat. This issue: trimming the mainsail