Exclusive FREE ticket to the London Boat Show for RYA members

The RYA is offering all members a FREE ticket to the London Boat Show, 6 – 15 January 2017, Excel, London. The capital city will once again host the iconic boat show offering those who love boating a unique insight into what will be the most sought-after products and upcoming trends for the year ahead. […]

Search called off for missing Chinese sailor Guo Chuan

Guo Chuan, China’s most famous sailor, was on a solo trans Pacific voyage.The search for Chinese sailor Guo Chuan, who was attempting to set a world record by doing a solo trans Pacific voyage in 20 days, has been called off, the US Coast Guard have confirmed. Guo Chuan set sail from San Francisco on October […]

VIDEO: Sharing the benefits of RYA Membership

Watch Full Movie Online Streaming Online and Download With the recent introduction of the new look RYA membership and with membership numbers at an all-time high, now is the perfect time to join and take advantage of the benefits of RYA membership. There are many reasons why people join the RYA, from specialist and technical […]

Ocean Youth Trust South’s new sail training vessel re-launched

Back in the water – OYT South’s new sail training vessel, Prolific, is re-launched following 12-month refit Ocean Youth Trust South’s new sail training vessel, Prolific, was re-launched on 24 October following a 12-month refit at Saxon Wharf, Southampton. Prolific will further the work of Ocean Youth Trust South, helping young people aged 12-25 – […]

Hamble Winter Series report

IMAGE: Hamo Thornycroft It was a day of shifty, gusty winds and steep waves for the fourth weekend of the 2016 Hamble Winter Series, which this week played host to the Hamble Big Boat Championships and the Hamble One Design Championships. The race team saw a maximum gust of 26 knots, with an average wind […]

Video: Four schoolgirls rescued after boat capsizes on River Thames

The four rowers were rescued by the RNLI when their boat crashed and capsized on the Thames.The four schoolgirls were out on the Thames rowing when their boat hit a buoy, crashed and capsized. The rowers from Chiswick, west London, were spotted and promptly rescued by the RNLI, who pulled them out of the cold Thames waters. […]

Seakeeper launches the new Seakeeper 3 for smaller boats

Marine stabilisation manufacturer Seakeeper Inc., has announced the release of its latest model, the Seakeeper 3, designed specially for boats between 30- and 39-feet long.The Seakeeper 3 is the smallest and lightest Seakeeper unit yet and the first to run exclusively on 12-volt DC power with no need for a generator or AC input. “The […]

Milford Waterfront sponsors Coleman Racing Powerboat team

Sam and Daisy Coleman at Milford Waterfront Two offshore powerboat champions from Saundersfoot have secured sponsorship from the Port of Milford Haven’s £70 million regeneration scheme ‘Milford Waterfront’. Brother and sister Daisy and Sam Coleman claimed the P1 Superstock National Championship title in Bournemouth last month and were the first team in the series’ history […]

Moonraker Super 36 fire possibly caused by household dehumidifier

The Moonraker Super 36 boat, moored at Suffolk marina in Oulton Broad, was destroyed by a fire possibly caused by a household dehumidifier.Despite the efforts of the Suffolk Fire and Rescue Services, the Moonraker Super 36 was destroyed by the fire. The blaze started on the boat, named Lotus Moon, at around 3.30pm on Tuesday 18th […]

35th America’s Cup Schedule

The full event schedule for the 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda in 2017 has been confirmed, outlining the calendar of almost five weeks of world class sailing action which lies ahead in the beautiful waters of Bermuda, starting on May 26th and finishing on or around June 27th 2017. Click here to see the full […]