How To Get Started
How Much Do Sailing Lessons Cost?
If you're new to sailing and want to learn the old-fashioned way, you need to take sailing lessons. But are they as expensive as people say? And what's a good
Skills You'll Need
How To Use Your Mainsheet Traveler (The Right Way)
The mainsheet traveler is one of those things it pays off to master as it can add knots to your speed. In this article you will learn how to use it well so
Need To Know
The Ultimate Guide to Sail Types and Rigs (with Pictures)
What's that sail for? Generally, I don't know. So I've come up with a system. I'll explain you everything there is to know about sails and rigs in this article.
Questions Everybody Has
Is It Dangerous to Sail in a Thunderstorm?
About 10 years ago I found myself in a major thunderstorm in the middle of a lake with a 20 ft mast and nothing around. But is it dangerous? Let's find out.
What’s the Largest Boat One Person Can Operate?
So you're looking for something big, but want to go at it alone. Sailing single-handed (also known as short-handed) is perfectly doable, although not always ideal. …
Can I Moor & Anchor My Boat Anywhere?
When you leave your boat somewhere, you want to know it will be there and be safe when you come back for it. But marinas are expensive and not always where you want …