2012

Titanic Belfast

Titanic Belfast

This new exhibition is a great insight into the tragic ship's building and the era's social history

Chagos Islands

Islanders lose legal fight

Families of islanders ejected from the remote Chagos Islands cannot return, rules European Court of Human Rights

Jus Do It V boom

ARC rally: broken booms

Broken booms, goosenecks and vangs are a regular feature of ocean crossings. Here are the main reasons

ARC St Lucia

ARC: fastest ever?

Cruisers and racers in the ARC rally have had a turbo transatlantic with great winds and boisterous seas

Hanse 575 video

Hanse 575 Video

Video footage of Hanse's new 575 shot during Yachting World's boat test of the premiere model. The Hanse 575 test features in full in our January 2013 issue.

Traffic separation rules

COLREGs and culture

Is a cultural difference at the heart of the Marc Guillemot and Vendée Globe collision regs debacles?

Artemis

Artemis Re-Shuffle

Terry Hutchinson leaves, Iain Percy steps up to sailing director and Outteridge takes the helm

Jerry Henwood

ARC: rigging tips

Jerry the Rigger went aloft to check 100 rigs on this year’s ARC. Here’s his hit list of things that go wrong

ARC dogs

ARC: two dogs’ tales

How two crews and their dogs on identical catamarans became best buddies

ARC Rally 2012

ARC: designer and builder go racing

Builder and designer of the new Pogo 50 fast cruiser are getting a hands-on test across the Atlantic. I think this exciting boat is a stunner

Southern low image

Anatomy of a Southern Ocean storm

The Vendée Globe is about to meet its first Southern Ocean low. Here's what sailors are trying to do and why it could define the winner