How To Coil A Rope

Beginners guide. First steps in coiling a rope so that it can be stowed neatly and ready for instant use.

Day Skipper Practical Training – Portimao

Using the Cockpit Winches

The cockpit winches are there to help us to work the ropes that control the sails. Here's Learn2Sail's guide on how to use them...

Lassoing the First Line Ashore

The technique to getting the first line ashore safely. The lasso.

The Pacific Crossing of Ipixuna by Freyboatie.

So, what’s it like crossing the biggest ocean on the planet?

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...

Day Skipper Theory – 1. Tools of your trade.

Another Day in The Office – Atlantic Crossing – What’s it...

The Atlantic by sea - heading West! by Alice S, trainee Bosun. The norm is to head out to the Caribbean for the winter season around...