How Powerboat Courses Can Improve Your Docking Skills

Posted on October 31, 2016 by under boat handling, Docking, Powerboat Courses

Though tricky at times, docking and undocking is an essential part of being afloat. It is also the most public show of your boat handling skills, with who knows who potentially watching you either comfortably slip onto the dock with barely an error –  or making an absolute tit of yourself as you smash about […]

Knotwork – An Essential Element of Learning To Sail

Posted on March 23, 2016 by under Knots, Sailing Tips

      One of the skills associated with sailing is the ability to tie different knots for different purposes. It should become as second nature to the sailor as being able to trim their sails for the wind direction. Why are there so many knots out there? Different knots have different purposes for different circumstances. […]