Sail greener: options for more eco-friendly sails

By: admin Apr 25, 2022 0 Comments

Toby Hodges and Rupert Holmes take a look at some of the latest eco-friendly sails technology, from recycleable to recycled materials Sails are predominantly made from new plastics, chemicals and virgin fibres, but some latest developments may help address that…Read More

Around Cape Horn in a proa

By: admin Apr 23, 2022 0 Comments

American solo sailor Ryan Finn has become the first to sail around Cape Horn in a proa.Ryan Finn arriving in San Francisco. Photo: Merfyn OwenAmerican sailor Ryan Finn has become the first yachtsman ever to sail around Cape Horn in…Read More

Second hand yachts: Buying a high latitudes yacht

By: admin Apr 22, 2022 0 Comments

Sailing into the coldest waters the planet has to offer is becoming increasingly popular. But finding a suitable yacht for high latitudes sailing requires additional – and sometimes very different – considerations. So, where should you begin when looking for…Read More

First look: Viator Explorer 54 DS and 42 DS

By: admin Apr 20, 2022 0 Comments

The new Viator Explorer 54 DS and 42 DS are both aluminium-hulled, practical high latitude cruisers with a hybrid propulsion option Instead of a pilot house, these rugged semi-custom lift keel aluminium yachts have a full deck saloon, along with…Read More

Countdown to London Luxury Afloat

By: admin Apr 19, 2022 0 Comments

A new show, London Luxury Afloat, will take place in the heart of London at St. Katherine Docks and will feature a range of luxury yachts, superyachts and kitThe first ever London Luxury Afloat boatshow showcase will begin this week…Read More