Boats

Tested: Hunter 40

by Charles J. Doane, Posted August 20, 2013

Hunter Marine—now known as Marlow Hunter—celebrated its 40th birthday and a recent change in ownership by introducing its latest mid-size cruising boat, the new Hunter 40, in something of a hurry last fall. 


FULL STORY

Best Boats 2013 Hunter 40

by Sail Staff, Posted August 19, 2013

To celebrate its 40th anniversary (and a recent change of ownership) Hunter has introduced a new 40-footer that hones and refines several trends the company has been developing aboard its boats in recent years.


FULL STORY

Head to your nearest costume shop and stock up on pirate garb before September 21, when a group of vagrants, troubadours, and scallywags will endeavor to break a world record. The Mariners’ Museum in Newport News, Virginia is aiming to host the largest-ever gathering of pirates, to be judged by a Guinness World Records official.


FULL STORY

Zen 24

by Charles J. Doane, Posted August 13, 2013

It’s not often that we here at SAIL get to test-sail production sailboats from Japan. 


FULL STORY

Why Bigger isn't always Better

by Paula Vanenwyck-Christie, Posted August 12, 2013

As I write this, I am aboard First Light, our Pacific Seacraft 31, in an anchorage at Isla San Francisco, in Mexico’s Sea of Cortez. As usual, ours is the smallest cruising boat in port. 


FULL STORY

SAIL Magazine and the Boston Sailing Center come together to teach the rolling hitch, an essential sailing knot that is most often used to release an override on a winch

  • facebook
  • twitter