Dispatches

VIDEO: Touch and go

Well, here’s a boat-related video unlike any we have seen before.

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VIDEO: No joystick required

Good boat handling is always a pleasure to witness, as seen in this clip.

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VIDEO: Curious company

Here’s a video we found that’s hard not to like: A pod of playful dolphins swim alongside a sailboat off the San Diego coast.

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VIDEO: Rescue me

We’ve all seen countless videos of Coast Guard rescue swimmers making the impossible look easy.

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VIDEO: Don't do it this way

Backing a trailered boat down a launch for splashing is a task that experienced boaters take for granted.

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VIDEO: Sailing into history

In another sign of rapidly thawing relations between the United States and Cuba, five two-person teams of American Hobie Cat sailboat racers left Key West's South Beach May 16 on a Key West-to-Havana race that is believed to be the first U.S. government-sanctioned sailing race between the two cities in more than 50 years.

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VIDEO: Smooth operation

A Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevaced an ailing mariner from Deep Bay, 25 miles north of Sitka, Alaska, last week.

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VIDEO: Reeling him in

Any angler will tell you that one of the keys to a successful day of fishing is to bring the fish aboard the boat, rather than join it in the water.

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VIDEO: Light lifting

Right now on Martha’s Vineyard, engineers are working to preserve an iconic piece of nautical history.

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VIDEO: (Too) hard to port

Curiously named, The Yacht Week is actually a summer-long festival held annually on Croatia's island-dotted Adriatic Sea coast, and it’s known for wild parties and a weekly regatta that pits enthusiastic amateur sailors with varying streaks of competitiveness.

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VIDEO: Outboard overboard

This video starts innocuously enough: Two young men working on a rescue boat leave an offshore oil-drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico.

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VIDEO: Swept away

We found this clip of a woman foolishly taunting the incoming ocean surf and paying a heavy price for that mistake.

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VIDEO: From armchair to adventure

Many a cruising boater has dreams of completing all or a portion of the famed inland waterway route known as The Great Loop.

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VIDEO: Staying sober, staying safe

With another Memorial Day holiday weekend set to start another boating season in northern climes, it’s a good time to remember to play it safe on the water.

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VIDEO: Adrift, then aground

A day of fishing by a trio of Texas anglers went from bad to worse when their 27-foot Boston Whaler lost power and drifted hard onto the South Galveston jetty on Tuesday.

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VIDEO: In high style

Devin Graham is a 31-year-old with a passion for extreme stunts.

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Rescue required

Running hard aground is bad news for any boater, but when the vessel in question is a $3 million 85-foot yacht rapidly taking on water, the stakes are considerably higher.

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VIDEO: Doggone dizzy

It’s a pleasant scene in any port: A boater shuttles across the harbor in an inflatable tender with a faithful dog as crewmate.

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VIDEO: Tipping point

Running an inflatable tender through an anchorage is a great place for a show-off to shine.

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VIDEO: Surf's up for pups

Where else but in California would you find an annual surfing competition just for dogs?

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