by Lauren Saalmuller, Posted December 2, 2013Take a break from winter’s chill with renowned sailing photographer Onne Van der Wal in his latest book, Sailing.
by Sail Staff, Posted September 19, 2012For those wondering about all that talk of the “good old days” in the Volvo Ocean Race, there could be no better primer than the recently published Sailing Legends: Whitbread/Volvo Ocean Race 1973-2009, by veteran sailing journalists Bob Fisher and Barry Pickthall.
by Rebecca Fenton, Posted September 23, 2010Ever wondered why the sea is blue or a knot is called a knot? Retired marine biologist Tony Rice answers these and scores of other questions about the sea in a book that is as fascinating as it is informative. Complex and densely packed with diagrams and statistics, the book makes entertaining and occasionally challenging reading; it is best savored one entry at a time. In one of his more complex