Elaine Bunting



Enjoy this short film of the classic yacht Integrity - not a restoration, not a replica, but a new design

Macif, Vendee Globe 2012

François Gabart, 29-year-old Vendée Globe rookie, is part of a club that has dominated this race

Steve White & Dominic Bowns

A natural ocean crossroads where sailors often make a stop after eventful times

Cape Town

Round the world sailors have covered 20,000 miles and at times the strains are showing

Titanic Belfast

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

Chagos Islands

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

Jus Do It V boom

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

ARC St Lucia

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

Traffic separation rules

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

ARC dogs

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

ARC Rally 2012

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

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

ARC 2012

The ARC rally is bursting with 230 yachts - and a quarter of them are new. It’s a case of 'have money, will go'