How come designers and engineers can't ensure keels stay intact during a round the world race?
Enjoy this short film of the classic yacht Integrity - not a restoration, not a replica, but a new design
François Gabart, 29-year-old Vendée Globe rookie, is part of a club that has dominated this race
A natural ocean crossroads where sailors often make a stop after eventful times
Round the world sailors have covered 20,000 miles and at times the strains are showing
What to make of the news that Bernard Stamm is out for trying to keep his boat safe?
This new exhibition is a great insight into the tragic ship's building and the era's social history
Families of islanders ejected from the remote Chagos Islands cannot return, rules European Court of Human Rights
Broken booms, goosenecks and vangs are a regular feature of ocean crossings. Here are the main reasons
Cruisers and racers in the ARC rally have had a turbo transatlantic with great winds and boisterous seas
Is a cultural difference at the heart of the Marc Guillemot and Vendée Globe collision regs debacles?
French sailor is fined £9,381 plus costs for refusing to alter course in traffic separation schemes
A Class 40 may finish 1st, ahead of boats up to twice her size. The secret has been an extreme northerly route
Three ARC yachts have had to divert to the Cape Verde islands with damage or injury
Jerry the Rigger went aloft to check 100 rigs on this year’s ARC. Here’s his hit list of things that go wrong
How two crews and their dogs on identical catamarans became best buddies
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
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
With strong headwinds and big seas forecast, most ARC yachts are waiting for a second start on Tuesday
The ARC rally is bursting with 230 yachts - and a quarter of them are new. It’s a case of 'have money, will go'