Mike Perham, 16, has a steep learning curve ahead to go round the world non-stop…
Yachting World blogs
New term begins
...and it's time to revive the wilting blog
Southampton: an uneasy mood?
An absence of croissants and BOGOF puddles: was Friday a gloomy financial forecast?
Cheers for a memorable award
Open 60 Aviva blessing
An unusual way to open champagne
Mars Odyssey – 500 days and still going
What's the record for being at sea the longest?
Pindar shows her heels
The super-powerful but ill-fated new Pindar finally shows what she can do by winning her…
It’s pants at Skandia Cowes Week
Why lucky knickers are all the rage
Reid Stowe still at sea
The solo sailor is now on day 467 at sea. His target is 1,000 days
Getting Ready for the Vendee Globe
Is this the world's toughest yacht race?
Waterside lap dancers
Yes, it's true, there will be lap dancers at Skandia Cowes Week
Tumbleweed in Antigua
After Antigua Sailing Week - deserted!
Pete Goss’s daring voyage
A Southern Ocean voyage that puts modern races in the shade is in the offing
Why Peyron plays Purcell
Loick Peyron likes to play Purcell and Handel's Messiah at sea - to warn off…
Leopard and the ‘sail-powered motorboat’ record
Why reviving the Atlantic 'powered' record is a step backwards and nothing to boast about
The Alinghi crew capsize a second multihull
Soldini celebrates total supremacy
Giovanni Soldini's dominance of the Class 40 fleet of the Artemis Transat make it a…
Peyron wins by going slower
Going slower is harder work, reveals Loick Peyron, grand master of solo sailing
Stopping the killing
Can't something be done to prevent yachts injuring and killing marine creatures?
Why marine mammals being run down by yachts is a tragedy