Top 7 Classic Sailors Superstitions
Friday, 13th of February 2015

Seafarers have, throughout history, always been an easily spooked bunch. Whilst we can acknowledge that sailing is inherently risky, and appreciate that a lot of famous accidents and incidents were down to luck (both good and bad...), even we're astounded

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History of Sailing Instruments: Then & Now
Tuesday, 3rd of February 2015

The trade tools of an experienced sailor have an almost otherworldly appearance about them, at least to those who've never navigated on the water. Yet as complicated as a sextant, speed-time-distance calculator or divider may look to the uninitiated, even

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Guide to Buying a Second Hand Boat
Friday, 30th of January 2015

A few weeks back we put our 2015 New Boat Guide, to help who decided their resolution would be looking for an all new personal watercraft. There was one paragraph in that post however that really should be it's own how-to guide, since so many people go about

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Common Boat Injuries and How To Treat Them
Common Boat Injuries and How To Treat Them
Wednesday, 28th of January 2015

Sailing, motor boating and all forms of seafaring are a great privilege that we think all but the easily sea sick should enjoy at some point in their lives. That said, there are innumerable risks associated with taking to the water, and whilst some are expected

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10 of the Biggest Boating Fails
10 of the Biggest Boating Fails
Monday, 26th of January 2015

We imagine the reason boating fails in particular have become so viral is because it's such a startling misuse of something so valuable, and because it's often a fair repercussion for careles misuse. Now you can't move online for videos and animated GIFs of

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2015 New Boat Guide
Friday, 16th of January 2015

At the time of typing, the year's biggest showcase of extravagant yachts and awesome waterbound craft, The London Boatshow, is still powering on after already impressing attendees several times over. Whether you had the pleasure of seeing these new models

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