A Stormy 2016 Chicago-Mac Race—slideshow

Sail Racing

A Stormy 2016 Chicago-Mac Race—slideshow

Endeavour to Persevere! Lessons learned during the stormy 2016 Chicago-Mac Race Ed Note: special thanks to Chief Dan George for the headline Previous Next 1 of 5 Course Setting out The crew sets out for the start line under sunny skies. Photo by David Kahn Ominous Yet another storm bears down on the fleet at dawn the Read More

Winter Island in Salem, Massachusetts a social celebration to honor those who completed the Sail Salem basic and intermediate sailing

Lifestyle

SAIL’s Readers Photos: Fall 2016

Are you out there sailing, cruising and living the sailing life? If so, we’d love to see it. Send your sailing photos to sailmail@sailmagazine.com for a chance to have your sailing memory featured in SAIL Magazine. Here are a few pictures from our readers of their latest cruising adventures. Previous Next 1 of 5 Course Read More

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Best Boats

SAIL’s Best Boats 2017—Slideshow

The Best Boats Class of 2017 might appear staid to some given the many radical innovations the boatbuilding industry has introduced of late, a kind of Thermidorian reaction, a la the French Revolution, following a period of red-hot experimentation. What’s that, you say? You mean to tell me there are no lifting foils on this Read More

Great restaurants, interesting historical sites and plentiful rum make Antigua a great winter destination

Cruising

10 Winter Destinations to Charter a Catamaran— Slide Show

The Cat Sailor’s Bucket List Here are some ideas that will get you to some new cruising grounds that are guaranteed to make your twin-hulled excursion an adventure. Click here for details and links to these exciting travel destinations by Zuzana Prochazka MHS Fall 2016 Previous Next 1 of 5 Course Setting out The crew sets out Read More

Safe and sound in New Jersey’s Liberty Landing Marina, directly across the Hudson River from Manhattan

Cruising

Triple Play: Trimaran Delivery—Slide Show

An eye-opening East Coast delivery aboard a performance trimaran By Adam Cort September 2016 View Gallery Previous Next 1 of 5 Course Setting out The crew sets out for the start line under sunny skies. Photo by David Kahn Ominous Yet another storm bears down on the fleet at dawn the second day. Photo by Amanda Allen Read More

The R2AK fleet sets out from Victoria, British Columbia, at the start of the long leg to Ketchikan, Alaska

Regattas

A Tricky 750-mile Race in the Pacific Northwest—Slide Show

A weird and wonderful collection of boats and sailors tackle a tricky 750-mile race in the Pacific Northwest “It’s therapy, I need this breath of fresh air. I’m 67 and who knows how many times I get to do this.” — Bill Gifford (Team Excellent Adventure). Read Dieter Loibner’s story here.   All Photos courtesy Read More

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Destinations

Five Days in Havana Slide Show

Cruisers fulfill a long-held ambition to sail to Cuba  “It doesn’t take much imagination to see the place as it was in the ‘30s and ‘40s, as all of the décor and architecture remains original and highly authentic.” Read Andy’s story Five days in Havana here By Andy Schell Photos courtesy Mia Karlsson; Peter Swanson View Gallery Read More