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Skiathos Palace Cup is celebrating 5 years

Skiathos Palace Cup is celebrating its fifth anniversary with a three day race (1-3 May)at Koukounaries beach on Skiathos island. Skiathos Palace Cup is a match race event and is …

Developing the Paris 2024 keelboat event

300 miles ahead at the Azores

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Skiathos Palace Cup is celebrating 5 years

A walking tour of wonderfully preserved Ano Syros

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10 Phrases You Never Knew Came From Sailing

When you stop to think about it… sailing is pretty amazing. From a historical perspective, through its role in travel, trade and war, it was the absolute hinge of western …

How do Hurricanes Affect Marine Life?

Early fall means hurricane season for those living near the Caribbean, South Atlantic or Gulf of Mexico. We know that hurricanes can be devastating on land—history is full of infamous …

Helming Techniques: Top Ten Tips for Downwind Sailing

Tip #1 Downwind steering in strong winds, while running, can be a challenge, the big worry is broaching. Broaching up to windward is one thing, but the Chinese Gybe broach is …

How to swear like a 19th century sailor

Swearing is a form of art. And if there were ever an occupation associated with the art form, it’s probably the profession of the sailor (with honorable mention going to …

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How do Hurricanes Affect Marine Life?