If you dream of one day doing a famous solo race, this London banker is lighting up the way
Why am I feeling so guilty about my latest expenses claim?
French boatbuilder's Dock & Go berthing system solves one of boating's thorniest problems
One year after Paul and Rachel Chandler's capture by pirates the risk zone has spread even wider
I'm preparing for an Indian Ocean passage with some eye-opening shopping in Mauritius
Race director admits the formula for the original solo round the world race needs a rethink
A round the world fleet of five is a disappointment, but a superb opportunity for the few skippers
Why the docks of La Rochelle are a living lesson in the history of voyaging
Britain's enduring sailing hero is preparing for his first solo ocean race since the 1996 Vendée
...Only to develop a far worse marine obsession
Spare a thought for Paul and Rachel Chandler, held hostage in Somalia for a year
On board video from my test sail of the JP54 lightweight canting keeler
More fishy tales, but can you possibly beat this 60kg yellowfin tuna?
Scorching downwind at 20 knots is like a scene from The Dam Busters. Here's video to prove it
Why clubbing in Ibiza is all part of Alex Thomson's racing plans
A featherweight 54ft fast cruiser like no other - it's almost a piece of modern art
The latest production cruisers have huge hull volumes. Is it going too far?
Perfectly shod for St Tropez (and Southampton) yet? These little numbers should do the trick
The story behind the Westerly on the rocks
Our furry friends as ideal crewmates