Learn to Sail – Our Step by Step Guide

Easy to follow explanation of what sailing is about from Sailing Guru Mark and how to take those first steps. Bring me that horizon...

How to Tie The Fast-Tie Bowline

Many ways to tie a bowline but this method is a really sweet, quick way to do it. Starts off, a loop in a...

The Man Overboard Manoeuvre – Heave to & Drift.

How to stop the boat quickly and get back to your casualty without loosing sight of them, but, you’ve got to act fast. Their...

Advanced Sailing Techniques – Handling Her in a Squall by Harry...

Squalls While particularly common in the tropics and during ocean passages, squalls can happen almost anywhere. For several reasons they can pose a threat to...

Fit to Sail – Flexibility, the cockpit workout.

Flexibility - important to be able to reach for that winch handle while holding a sheet..... So let's run through a quick body warm...

Fit to Sail – Stretching those limbs by Fitness Guru Aly...

Stretch - Animals do it without a second thought - watch a cat! It is one of the most important components of a daily routine but...

Cooking on a Boat – One Pot Wonders

Cooking with @freyboatie Cooking on a yacht can be tricky at the best of times, you put something down, turn around, and it’s gone! But...

Will I be seasick? Here’s how to avoid “Mal de Mer”

Everyone thinks about it, especially when first going out on a boat, and virtually everyone feels a little queezy when the boat moves under...

Sailing Skills – moving about the boat

Firstly, when moving about on deck when underway, always wear a lifejacket - it can save your life! When moving about the boat remember, this...