Northwest Passage tally,new-born baby sails the Southern Ocean,more...
This week those interested in our ocean environment will gladly welcome the fastest ever electric boat, at an astonishing 86 knots. Maybe our crowded waterways might become silent one day soon!
There's a story about the dramatic increase in the number of yachts that are including the Northwest Passage in their cruising itinerary, and about how the first ever Indian solo sailor to circumnavigate non-stop is on the final leg to success – into his home ocean. Then there's the truly astonishing story about the sailing family taking three small children, including a new-born, sailing through the Southern Ocean. Finally, a cruising couple tells a tale of their sailing visit to Cuba.
Is it towing or salvage? Where does one end and the next begin? .. .
If you ever need towing sometime in the future, you'll be smart to have read the article on the American-view difference between salvage and towing – not as simple as it sounds. Read some useful tips on what NOT to miss when checking your rigging, and John Jamieson goes through the 'back and fill' routine to turn your boat inside its own length, using the boat's propeller.
That's just the beginning, so run your mouse down the headlines to find what catches your interest, and...
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