- Millennium special
Great moments in yachting history; feats of navigation; the best inventions to aid seamen – and a few of the worst! Don’t miss our celebration of 1,000 years of sailing and seafaring.
- London Boat Show preview
Plan your visit to Earl’s Court with YM’s free map, complete with a guide to the new boats and latest equipment.
- When Sally met Sabrina
Classic cruising in the West Country with Sally, a Vertue, and Sabrina, a Yonne.
- On test: deck shoes
Is it worth buying expensive deck shoes? Or are budget-price offerings just as good? YM’s test team put the best-known brands of deck shoe through their paces over a hard season of sailing.
- Free Destinations chart
January’s free chart is the Chenal du Four, the gateway to South Brittany, featuring the charming port of l’Aberildut.
- Night of horrors
Jack Gush nearly lost his boat on a stormy night – read his account of every skipper’s nightmare.
- Sail power
Which ropes are best for which jobs on board? Are high-tech fibres worth the money? Sail Power has the answers.
- Taking a dive
From absolute novice to qualified diver, James Jermain takes the plunge and explores the hidden depths of the Caribbean.
- Greatest Cape
Peter Keag rounds Cape Horn the hard way, without modern equipment or navigational aids. Don’t miss his fascinating story.