Cruising Grounds

The warnings are ubiquitous. On the plaque in the Tobermory distillery that declares: “Today’s rain is tomorrow’s whiskey.” 

 

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Cruising Tips

As a solo, 78-year-old great-grandmother preparing to singlehand my Challenger 32, Dharma, to the South Pacific, Asia and beyond, I knew I needed to think about some kind of protection onboard.


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Cruising Tips

Ten Tips for Planning a Trailer-Sailer Rendezvous

by Nate Bayreuther, Posted February 4, 2015

Planning a rendezvous can be a heck of a lot of fun, and it can be an extremely rewarding experience for all who attend. It can also be a headache if it’s not planned properly. 

 

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Boatworks

It’s hard to make a hole smaller, but sometimes it’s just as hard to make it bigger, I thought as I stared at the through-hull fittings for my galley sink drain.


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People and Boats: Elmer Collemer

by Katharyn Remsen Aroneau, Posted February 2, 2015

The first time I met Elmer Collemer was on a warm summer day, and the door to his boat barn was wide open. I had come with my father to check on the progress of a boat he was having built. Of course, before this visit to the barn, my father had never even mentioned this boat to me, but that was just like him.


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Footage of the Race Leaders Rounding Cape Horn

Facnor's flat deck furler on a J/111

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