Scull a dinghy

Dick Durham demonstrates how to drive and control your tender using just one oar

Windlass test

See our video report on the windlass test published in Yachting Monthly November 2012 – and read about the types of windlass available, what their ratings mean, what loads they…

Three classic blunders and how to avoid them

knots

Chris Beeson shows how to tie the nine sailing knots we tested to destruction in the April 2012 issue of Yachting Monthly

boat fire

The latest in Yachting Monthly's popular Crash Test Boat series sees Assistant Editor Chris Beeson dealing with a number of on board fires.