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The Reluctant Sailor - Tips for the Sailing Beginner
Stroll around any marina and you will soon spot the classic sailing characters: the old enthusiast, patiently restoring a wooden shell to its sleek former self; the dedicated racer, tweaking his stripped out, cutting edge craft; or even tanned BMW man, who turns up on sunny weekends to take his latest woman out for a spin in his souped-up power boat.
Helen MacKenzie is a freelance writer. She contributes to the web site at http://www.sea-dreamer.com. The Sea Dreamer web site has articles, guides and news on sailing and cruising on the West Coast of Scotland.
Cruising World 2019 Boat of the Year Awards >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News Scuttlebutt Sailing News
Newport, RI (December 11, 2018) â€“ Cruising World magazine today announced the winners of its 2019 Boat of the Year competition with the top prizes awarded ...
Changes on the Gulf of Maine Cruising World
Three generations from a family of sailors cruise along the coast of Nova Scotia and notice all the ways the waters have changed in their lifetime.
Construction update on Spirit 111 flagship sailing yacht Boat International
Spirit Yachts has provided a construction update about its in-build 33.9 metre Spirit 111 sailing yacht, which has begun interior fitting at the yard's Ipswich ...
2019 Boat of the Year Specifications and Key Sailboat Comparison Metrics Cruising World
Besides the obvious numbers used to describe a sailboat â€” length, beam, draft and sail area â€” CW's Boat of the Year judges sometimes rely on sail ...
What it's like to sail on Celebrity Cruises' Celebrity Edge Daily Mail
First-time cruiser Samantha Lewis spent two nights on the revolutionary ship sailing from Florida to the Bahamas. She loved the immersive entertainment and ...
Catana 53: Best Cruising Multihull Over 50 Feet | Cruising Cruising World
Catana 53 named Cruising World's Best Multihull Over 50 Feet for 2019.
New Cruising Experiences for 2019 Forbes
New cruise ships, new activities in ports of call, and plenty more all ensure a wide range of new cruising experiences for 2019. Let's break down the different ...
Sailing from Florida to Mexico in the Regata del Sol al Sol Cruising World
Of course I was at the wheel when the spinnaker halyard broke. Why is it that I always seem to be driving when things get, um, interesting? It's an unanswerable ...
App of the Month: Sailing Challenge Cruising World
The Sailing Challenge app, from the American Sailing Association, is a fun way to brush up on sailing skills and go for a sail anywhere.
Intense sailing course sets anchor in Cape Coral; gives 3 certifications in a week The News-Press
Former Olympian Steve Colgate expands sailing courses to Cape Coral, lifts anchor from the Westin resort for week-long class aboard power catamaran.
Sailing the Antarctic Island of South Georgia Cruising World
A pair of voyagers sail to the remote Antarctic island of South Georgia to experience the landscape and wildlife through summer and epic skiing in the winter.
They only dated for 6 months, then they quit their SF jobs to travel on a catamaran SFGate
This article first appeared on The Wayward Home. Morgan Campbell, 30, had only known her new boyfriend Eric Laakmann for six months when she decided to ...
Is Short-handed Sailing Leading the Market? Trade Only Today
New short-handed sailboat designs, with foils or ballast systems that replace crew, are becoming a popular category.
Stars & Stripes Team USA to Challenge for 36th America's Cup Cruising World
On December 12, 2018, Stars and Stripes Team USA announced that they are officially a Challenger for the 36th America's Cup.
Sailing: Flashback to January 2005 - â€śCruising is Funâ€ť Malta Independent Online
Being islanders, where the sea is practically within walking distance from any location, referring to our affinity to water activities is possibly the same connotation ...
Silvio Scaglia on cruising the world with yacht Galileo G Superyacht Times
After sailing twice around the world and completing a transit of the notorious Northwest Passage, 55-metre Galileo G is for sale. SuperYacht Times ...
Yachting & Cruising Around Bonaire InfoBonaire.com
Bonaire is known throughout the cruising community as a safe, cruiser friendly port. There are a number of moorings that are available for a modest daily fee ...
Meet the 2019 Boat of the Year Judges Cruising World
Ed Sherman (middle) is the vice president of educational programming for the American Boat and Yacht Council and is the former chairman of the marine ...
Seawind 1260: Best Cruising Catamaran Under 50 Feet | Cruising Cruising World
With four boats that shared many common characteristics, the Best Cruising Catamaran Under 50 Feet class was one of 2019's most competitive. The quartet of ...
Sailors cruising the wind at Wallagoot Lake Eden Magnet
It was a perfect day for sailing on Saturday, when a dozen boats took to Wallagoot Lake to race two pointscore races. A mild early breeze built to a solid 12...
People having fun with their boats >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News Scuttlebutt Sailing News
Len Bose sells boats in Southern California, and rarely misses the offshore races that leave his coastline, but in this report he slows down the pace and shares ...
Scientists scour WWI shipwreck to solve military mystery Chattanooga Times Free Press
A hundred years ago, a mysterious explosion hit the only major U.S. warship to sink during World War I. Now the Navy believes it has the answer to what ...
Make Waves with nke Marine Electronics from upffront.com Sail World
It's the age of information, and global technological advancements have revolutionised our lives and industries alike. As with many others, the sailing industry ...
'The Kid' takes ARC line honours My Sailing
"Marvellous; downwind all the way with the spinnaker," said Jean-Pierre 'JP' Dick, owner and skipper of The Kid, the first boat to arrive in Saint Lucia on the ...
Behind the scenes at Cruising Yacht Club of Australia prepares for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Daily Telegraph
Behind the scenes at Cruising Yacht Club of Australia prepares for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Daily Telegraph
His beloved boat bobs merrily among waterborne royalty at Darling Point but for Bondis Aron Roni Ormandlaki the reality of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht ...
Best Charter Boat: The Leopard 50/Moorings 5000 Cruising World
There was certainly no lack of fine catamarans launched in 2019 that will soon be introduced to charter fleets around the globe and, in the years ahead, will ...
Arnside Sailing Club shortlisted for top award Cumbria Crack
A North West Sailing Club has been been shortlisted for a prestigious award after increasing both membership and activities through new initiatives. Arnside ...
Sail Port Stephens 2019 gets ready to roll My Sailing
With online entries and the Notice of Race now up and running for the 12th annual Sail Port Stephens regatta, an unforgettable sailing holiday experience ...
Harbour the hub for 2019 sailing spectacle Newcastle Herald
Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club and Port Hunter Sailing Club are joining forces to bring the harbour alive next March. Newcastle Harbour has been synonymous ...
ď»żGlobal Sailing Catamarans Market 2018 â€“ Sunreef Yachts, Spirited Designs, Lagoon Catamaran, Leopard Catamarans, Fountaine Pajot Catamarans â€“ Daily Industry Updates - Daily Industry Updates
ď»żGlobal Sailing Catamarans Market 2018 â€“ Sunreef Yachts, Spirited Designs, Lagoon Catamaran, Leopard Catamarans, Fountaine Pajot Catamarans â€“ Daily Industry Updates Daily Industry Updates
The Global Sailing Catamarans Market provides an in-depth look and share detailed information about the key factors influencing the growth of the market ...
Cruising Catamarans in Martinique | Cruising Cruising World
On a recent Fountaine Pajot catamaran rendezvous in Martinique, the crews of 28 boats gathered for spirited sailing and plenty of fun.
Two Rhode Islanders among six inducted into National Sailing Hall Of Fame's Class of 2018 - What'sUpNewp
Two Rhode Islanders among six inducted into National Sailing Hall Of Fame's Class of 2018 What'sUpNewp
The National Sailing Hall of Fame (NSHOF) celebrated its eighth class of Inductees on Sunday, November 11, at Lauderdale Yacht Club (LYC), concluding three ...
Baltic 142 Custom foiling superyacht Canova on track for spring launch Boat International
Finnish yard Baltic Yachts has given a construction update on its 43.3 metre sailing yacht project the Baltic 142 Custom, which is currently under construction ...
Hungarian Hobart skipper helping others Daily Mail
The man behind Hungary's first Sydney to Hobart entrant is also working for several of his potential rivals from the hub of the great race.Aron "Roni'...
Performance cruisers: the best new catamarans for racing and fast cruising 2018 Yachting World
When the worlds of racing and cruising multihulls meet...
Sailing yacht Marae sold Superyacht Times
The 33m superyacht Marae has been sold, with Denison Yachting introducing the buyer and Burgess representing the seller.
Venice â€“ World of Cruising Magazine World of Cruising
Ah, Venice. Probably Italy's most famous cruise port â€“ and certainly one of the busiest as anyone who has battled their fellow tourists for a glimpse of Saint ...
Sunsail Vacations Cruising World
With over 40 years of experience creating vacations, Sunsail is passionate about sailing. Find out more about Sunsail's history, team, commitment to responsible ...
Cruising to Cuba increases in leaps and bounds Traveller
Cuba: get out of town. Cruising to Cuba has increased by leaps and bounds since the Caribbean island nation eased restrictions for US cruise lines in 2016.
Basic Cruising US SAILING
The Basic Cruising graduate will have successfully demonstrated the ability to responsibly skipper and crew an auxiliary powered cruising sailboat, during ...
WATCH: Dubai's floating supermarket fills gap many never knew existed The National
Customers give their verdict on the World's first floating supermarket in Dubai.
Classy fleet for 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Sail World
The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia's 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race promises to be another pot boiler, with one of the strongest-ever fleets chasing ...
Madison public works prepares for potential flood weekend WHNT News 19
MADISON, Ala.- We've made it to December without any lingering snow or ice threat in northern Alabama. But city workers in Madison say this weekend's ...
Best Learn to Sail Books Cruising World
CW picks three great books to round out your sailing knowledge.
Princess Cruises Adding More Mexico Sailings Caribbean Journal
Royal Princess' itineraries will include a series of cruises from Los Angeles to the Mexican Riviera, with stops in Mexico.
New Rules for Sailing to Cuba Cruising World
The more things change, the more they remain the same. Regulations for Americans sailing to Cuba have changed in recent months, although, contrary to the ...
Celebrating Polynesian Culture at the Marquesan Festival Cruising World
The Marquesan Festival, held every four years, includes performers from across Polynesia.
10 Affordable Sailboats Under 50 Grand Cruising World
Well known author Dan Spurr takes a look at some affordable cruising sailboats.
Cruising World Reveals 2019 Boat of the Year Nominees >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News - Scuttlebutt Sailing News
Cruising World Reveals 2019 Boat of the Year Nominees >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News Scuttlebutt Sailing News
The editors at Cruising World magazine released the roster of nominees for the 2019 Boat of the Year awards, the sailing industry's premier program for ...
Sailing Across The Atlantic In A Catamaran Cruising World
Sheryl and Paul Shard sail across the Atlantic in a Bluewater 50 catamaran to see if a multihull is better than a monohull.
Fast Bluewater Cruisers: the best new performance bluewater catamarans on the market 2018 - Yachting World
Fast Bluewater Cruisers: the best new performance bluewater catamarans on the market 2018 Yachting World
These bluewater cruisers offer the perfect combination of speed and performance for proper bluewater cruising ability.
How to Start Sailing Cruising World
As a frugal sea gypsy, I delight in telling people about all the expensive stuff they don't need to go cruising. But you do need a boat, and now is an ideal time to ...
The Windwitch: Portlander Randi Whipple is ready to sail her classic cruising sailboat KATU
A Portland woman and her passion for art, travel, wooden boats and ocean sailing will take her across the globe in the coming months.The epic journey's final ...
Figaro Beneteau 3 named Sailing World's 2019 Boat of the Year Cruising World
Sailing World magazine named the Figaro Beneteau 3 as its 2019 Boat of the Year, following a week of evaluating the latest high-performance raceboats ...
100 Days Until Large Princess Cruise Ship Arrives in Los Angeles Cruise Hive
We've got just 100 days until one of the largest and best princess cruise ships arrives in Los Angeles, California.
Pacific cruising without an engine Yachting Monthly
With no inboard engine and a dead outboard, Josh Ghyselincks discovers the joys of cruising across the Pacific under sail alone.
Windvane steering: why it makes sense for coastal cruising Yachting Monthly
No electricity needed and built for gale-force conditions; windvane self-steering makes sense for coastal cruisers as much as offshore voyagers.
A Learn-to-Sail Adventure Cruising World
A weeklong certification cruise to Shelter Island and Martha's Vineyard, including two overnight passages, showcases the latest in hands-on sailing instruction.
7 Affordable Low-Bandwidth Satellite Systems For Offshore Sailing Cruising World
Harnessing low-bandwidth satellite systems for affordable offshore weather and communications is possible, thanks to several new devices.
Gadgets to Bring on a Sailing Vacation Cruising World
CW rounds up the latest electronics to bring on a sailing vacation including night vision, AIS, and Bluetooth speakers.
Sailing Los Haitises, Dominican Republic Cruising World
A pair of cruising sailors visit an out of the way park in the Dominican Republic.
Safety at Sea Cruising World
Cruising World editors were in for some surprises when they went out on the water and put some common rescue devices through their paces.
39BEN: High Performance, Low Hassle Family Cruising Sail World
How do you design a cruising boat that's fast enough to get your competitive juices flowing, but without scaring the family? That's been the challenge for German ...
Sailing Through the Spanish Virgin Islands Cruising World
CW* editor Mark Pillsbury takes a weeklong sailing charter through the Spanish Virgin Islands.
Sailing Fiji Cruising World
Twenty-five years after her first visit, and this time on a chartered boat, a cruising sailor heads back to a remote village in Fiji to reconnect with old friends.
Sailing Expedition To Cuba Cruising World
A sailing expedition to Cuba provided an opportunity to visit this island that tops the bucket list of many sailors.
Family Cruisers: the best multihulls for space and comfort at sea 2018 Yachting World
While many prefer the looks and potential speed of some of the faster cats, in reality the majority of sailors do not actually want to cruise particularly fast. This is ...
What you really need to sail offshore Yachting Monthly
Will Bruton finds out what coastal cruisers should consider before taking their small yacht on an offshore adventure.
15 Tips For An Amazing Sailing Vacation In Croatia Forbes Now
With a gorgeous coastline and 1000-plus islands, Croatia as a sailing destination has never been hotter. Here's what to know and where to go for an idyllic ...
Controlling Your Sails On A Catamaran Cruising World
In monohull sailing, when you leave too much sail up in a building breeze the signs are clear: The rail is underwater, the dishes are on the floor, Grandma is ...
Noted Chef Ranveer Brar Stirs up Regional Cuisine on International Cruise Liners News18
Brar's offerings will feature on two award-winner cruise liners -- Voyager of the Seas and Quantum of the Seas.
Australian Financial Review The Australian Financial Review
The AFR Magazine has approached experts and consulting travel hot-list compilers to tip the best places for Australians to travel in 2019, based on ease of ...
Port approves financing for new terminal | News Hometown News
BREVARD COUNTY â€“ The Canaveral Port Authority Board of Commissioners voted on Wednesday, Dec. 5 to approve a resolution for the issuance of a series of ...
Sail Croatia Private Yacht Charters Cruising World
Sail Croatia is a UK based company operating Bareboat Yacht Charters and Private Yacht Tours in Croatia. We pride ourselves on our high levels of customer ...
Recreation US SAILING
US Powerboating offers the nation's best and most comprehensive hands-on boating courses. Whether you're looking for your first experience at the helm or ...
The best new cruise ships for 2019 CNN
Cruise lines continue to up the ante. Find out the 10 best new cruise ships set to launch in 2019 and all the extra amenities you'll find on board during your ...
Gear to Bring on Your Next Sailing Vacation Cruising World
Sunglasses, sandals and an insulated bottle to bring on a sailing vacation.
Bareboat Cruising US SAILING
The Bareboat Cruising graduate will have successfully demonstrated the ability to skipper and crew an inboard auxiliary powered cruising sailboat within sight of ...
How to Pick New Sails for a Multihull Cruising World
Looking to update the sails on your cat? We checked with the experts to find out what you need.
Sailing Certification Courses & Endorsements US SAILING
The US Sailing Keelboat Certification system offers superior instruction that will make your dream escape a reality. Whether you're planning to cruise over the ...
Sailing to Mexico with the Baja Ha-Ha Cruising World
The Baja Ha-Ha is an annual migration of sailors to Mexico.
Montana Sailing Cruising World
A canoe outfitted with a sailing rig turned out to be the perfect way for a young family to follow Lewis and Clark's journey along the Missouri River.
Maine Cat 38 Catamaran Review Cruising World
CW reviews the Maine Cat 38. A speedy cruising catamaran created for sailors who enjoy simple, fun and flat sailing.
Learning to Sail in the Mediterranean Sea Cruising World
An American couple shares what they learned in their first year of sailing in Europe.
A Rogue Wave, a Rescue at Sea, then Reunited Cruising World
Joy and Jim Carey were on the home stretch of completing a 17-year circumnavigation when a rogue wave knocked them down and damaged their boat, ...
Become a Member US SAILING
Come aboard! Choose the right type of membership for you or your family. Individual Membership. 1 Year - $65 2 Year - $120 3 Year - $160. Join | Renew ...
Preparing to Sail Around the World | Cruising World Cruising World
Kim and Emory Zimmer departed on the WorldARC, a cruising rally that takes participants around the world, in January from St. Lucia and have since spent time ...
New Sailing Gear for Spring Cruising World
Gear and clothing that will make your sailing more enjoyable.
Faroe Islands Sailing Adventure Cruising World
On an adventure charter in northwest Scotland and on to the magical Faroe Islands, the crew, scotch, sailing and scenery couldn't be beat.
Cruising the Exumas | Cruising Cruising World
Bahamas sailor and CW senior editor Jen Brett shares her top five places to visit in the Exumas while on charter in the Bahamas.
Is Ryanair Bad News for Sailing in Ireland? Afloat
Is Irish sailing heading south? Are significant sectors of the national fleet heading for new home berths in the Lotus Lands asks W M Nixon.
Round the world voyage delivers 'memories to last a lifetime' CNN
Want to sail the world? How about doing it with 35 other yachts? CNN takes a closer look at the World ARC, a 26000 nautical mile rally for sailing yachts that ...
Looking for a more personal touch on your next sailing vacation? Try booking with a mom-and-pop company. - Cruising World
Looking for a more personal touch on your next sailing vacation? Try booking with a mom-and-pop company. Cruising World
Effortless broad reaching, a dip in refreshing waters, cocktails in the cockpit, reunions with family and friends, a chance to learn a new onboard skill â€” those are ...
Sailing from Galway Bay to Russia & Back: A 109 Day Voyage of 3800 Miles Afloat
Cruising sailors Fergus and Katherine Quinlan were presented with an international sailing award by the Ocean Cruising Club in April in recognition of their ...
The best yachts of 2018? These are the 5 European Yacht of the Year 2018 winners Yachting World
Toby Hodges sailed the 15 nominees for the European Yacht of the Year awards and gives his verdict on the five winners.
Sailing Gear for Kids Cruising World
CW rounds up the latest in foul weather gear, PFDs, sun-protective clothing and sailing shoes for kids.
Coastal Passage Making US SAILING
Coastal Passage Making graduates will have successfully demonstrated their ability to responsibly skipper and crew an inboard auxiliary powered cruising ...
West Coast Multihulls: Catamaran Charters & Sailing Instruction Cruising World
West Coast Multihulls specializes in catamaran charters and sailing instruction in San Diego, California as well as our new base in Puerto Escondido, Mexico.
Bareboat Racing Basics Cruising World
If you want to have fun, round up a crew to compete in the bareboat class of one of the many outstanding Caribbean regattas. If you also want to win, follow these ...
SailTime Group Boat Membership Cruising World
SailTime is a boat membership program that offers sailors new model boat for the entire season. The simple monthly membership fee includes, slip fees, ...
Radisson Cruises- A Six Star Luxury Experience / Radisson Cruises- Best Cruise Value
Radisson cruises come under the flagship of six star luxury cruises offering an opportunity to explore and discover three hundred ports on 6 continents, including Antarctica. All the luxury liners share the same style of accommodation, service, dining and amenities.
Those Ellusive Crab and Prawn Traps
If you are a boater, in particular a sea or ocean-going boater, you have probably tried your hand at catching prawns and/or crabs with their respective pots. And if you have tried this, then you know how many traps or pots you have lost over the years! But it is so rewarding when the traps come up with our dinner, that we try it again, over and over every year.
Small Boats Should Have Certain Equipment On Board For Proper Safety Precautions
Relaxing in your canoe on a beautiful calm lake, fishing for the perfect fish is a very enjoyable and peaceful pastime that is enjoyed by many. Or maybe taking your kayak down a white water river braving class four rapids is more your style? Inflatable boats or Zodiacs are a lot of fun cruising in the ocean, slamming through the surf as well!No matter what your personal preference is, enjoying small boats on the water is a lot of fun and can be exciting and relaxing all in one trip, depending on what you prefer.
Bingo At Sea?
Under the "G" for Great Holiday. Bingo players can take their passion for the game to new heights by enjoying play aboard most of the world's finest cruise lines.
Cleaning Canvas Tops on Boats
Cleaning boat canvas covers is difficult unless you know the secrets. Here are some tips to assist your so you can get out on the water where you belong.
Cruise Trips: Just How Popular is Cruising?
The results are in for 2004. The number of people looking for travel deals has reached record levels for cruise trips.
Norwegian Cruise Line - American Style!
It's not just the size and opulence of their sleek and stylish fleet that attracts passengers to Norwegian Cruise Line. Norwegian Cruise Line boasts the largest ratio of staff to passengers of any cruise company and this extra service shows from stem to stern.
Diving Philippines is Impressive, Varied, and Spectacular
Scuba diving Philippines does not get any diverse, anywhere in the world! No matter what level of diver you are, diving Philippines has something to offer you. In fact I can just about guarantee that the scuba diving you do in the Philippines will blow your mind and make you think twice about diving when you get home.
Bahamas Cruise Expert Guide
The Bahamas is arguably the most popular cruise destination for U.S.
Atlantic Ocean at Great Depths
The Atlantic Ocean is Earth's second-largest ocean. It covers approximately a fifth of the earth's surface.
Disney Cruise Expert Guide
Experiencing the magic of Disney at Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort Paris is something that is rarely forgotten as a child or as an adult. With a Disney cruise, you can now recapture that magic on board one of Disney's elite cruise ships.
Buying a Used Sunfish Sailboat: Know The Ins and Outs Before Sailing Away
As anyone who's ever bought a used car knows, you have to approach the project armed with your own knowledge before you even set foot on the lot. In this situation, being uninformed is tantamount to being taken to the cleaners.
Online Shopping for Cruise Deals, Travel Deals & Great Vacation Packages!
Are you contemplating a travel vacation and don't know how to get the best deal? Online shopping for cruise deals, travel deals and vacation packages should be your first thought.When shopping for vacation packages or cruise and travel vacations, many people are reluctant to deal with online merchants or even offer their email address for price quotes.
Robotic Boat Cleaning is Here, Soon it will be Affordable
Robotic Underwater ship cleaning robotic unit, the M3500 Robotic System robot, is UltraStrip's robotic systems have recently completed a number of hull-cleaning operations for the U.S.
Yacht and Ship Registration in the Isle of Man
The maritime history of the Isle of Man dates from the eighteenth century and the Island is recognised internationally as an efficient and well- run centre for both registration and management. It was ranked third in the world by Port State Authority in September 2004.
5 Steps to Crime Prevention at your Marina
Spending the day or weekend on your boat is one of the pleasures most boaters look forward to all the time. Unfortunately, the marinas where vessels are stored at are just as susceptible to crime as our homes and places of work, if not more so.
Are you Ready for the Cruise of a Lifetime?
Cruises are one of the best ways to unwind and relax. It's the ultimate in vacations.
Boat Washing 101 - Spring is Here, Lets Go Boating
As a boat owner you know that washing the boat can be time consuming. You also know that the longer you put it off the harder it is to clean.
Like a Chicken to Water... Your First Steps on a Boat
Some people step onto a boat and are straight at home. For them the challenge, the mechanics, the simple joy of sailing all combine to make the sport less of a pastime and more of a necessity.
Simple Things for the "Sailing Life"
Owning a boat has an oxymoronic quality to it. "The simple life" can be pretty complex--I think of it as having a plane, a car, and a house compressed into a very small space.
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