A few truths about wooden sailboats

A few truths about wooden sailboats

The topic of wooden sailboat ownership awakens some of the most heated debates among the sailing community. Owners simply love their boats and are ready to put whatever effort is needed to keep them in great shape. On the other...
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Buying a sailboat: boat keel types

Buying a sailboat: boat keel types

Choosing a sailboat that fits your sailing needs is not an easy task, especially if you are new to sailing. With so many types, makes and countless options available, beginners usually don’t know where to start from when they decide...
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The joys and adventure of sailing in winter. Top tips for making the most out of your winter.

The joys and adventure of sailing in winter. Top tips for making the most out of your winter.

Winter is time for… Sailing!!?? Why not? For many, the arrival of winter comes with a sad lift out of their beloved boats. A long wait for the next season then follows. Unless you leave in the tropics, this is...
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How To Prevent Seasickness and Enjoy Sailing

How To Prevent Seasickness and Enjoy Sailing

Raise your hand if you’ve never been seasick. If you lifted your arm, then chances are that you a) are extremely lucky, b) don’t have much sailing experience, c) are very likely to be seasick one day in the future...
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Book review: Sailing Alone Around the World, by Joshua Slocum

Book review: Sailing Alone Around the World, by Joshua Slocum

We live in times when crossing oceans and cruising the world have become almost ordinary undertakings. Each year, more and more people flood the Internet with stories and videos about their challenging voyages. Some of these are by conscious, well...
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Top  8 tips to start sailing

Top 8 tips to start sailing

Unless you were born in a sailing environment, you are unlikely to have access to a sailing boat when you start toying with the idea of sailing. You may love the idea of cruising the world without having ever stepped...
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