Why tow? Knowing how to tow is an essential skill for any yachtsman and is a part of your seamanship knowledge to keep in your personal toolbox. Helping a fellow sailor in need may be your main reason to tow, however, due to a mechanical failure or damage you may also find yourself requiring a […]

From Ship To Shore

Everything you need to know about tenders by Dick Durham Most cruising sailors agonise over the boat of their dreams without giving the same consideration to the dinghy. In part, this has evolved due to growth of the ubiquitous marina. Today, in some yachtsman’s minds, there is no need to have a tender because you […]