Harold Burnham’s passion for wooden boats keeps a tradition alive - The craft and culture of building and sailing traditional wooden boats is embedded in the life and work of ... more
Cornelis “Conny” van Rietschoten, the “Flying Dutchman,” was the sole skipper to win the Whitbread Round the World Race twice. He also transformed around-the-world racing ... more
Increased speed and efficiency are helping fuel the popularity of stepped-bottom boats - The next time you’re at a boat show, you might be surprised by the number of boats ... more
Diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at 49, Bob Preston is doing his best to not let it take away his lifestyle … or his boat - Damn the torpedoes. Press on, ... more
“You see ’em?” asked Capt. Russ Benn, pointing at the slick-calm surface. I almost jumped out of my deck boots at the sight of at least a dozen large shadows, ... more
In 1998, 51-year-old artist and sign painter Brechin Morgan set out from Block Island, R.I., to circumnavigate the globe in his 27-foot Pacific Seacraft cutter, Otter. Almost five years later, ... more
Most boats have intelligent ideas worth noting, along with areas that need a little more thinking through. It’s rare to see a boat that gets it all right — or...Read more...