Elaine Bunting

Foncia mast damage

Dismasting of 'le Professeur' illustrates the precarious nature of non-stop round the world racing

BPV

Brian Thompson describes what it's like to go roaring down the Equator in the 130ft Banque Populaire

Muggi

A simple but clever idea for ferrying those endless mugs of tea and coffee to the cockpit

Mike Golding

Britain's best solo sailor and Boat Show poster boy puts out the word out that he needs a sponsor

Philip Langsdale

The turnaround of a Cornish boatbuilder is the work of Heathrow's chief of IT

Geoff Holt, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston

Geoff Holt joins a gathering of some of sailing's greatest heroes. The tales they can all tell...!

Tins 1

The strange fashion of sending details of new marine products in silver tins

Danish forces with suspect pirates

NATO release an online video highlighting their patrols in the Gulf of Aden

Strangford

The beautiful scenes of Arctic beauty along the Irish shores are a Christmas treat

Sinking boat art

This sinking boat isn't quite what it seems - take a look at some other photos of it!

Boom break

Here's evidence of how rigging a preventer the wrong way can cost you a new boom

Moth Worlds

Photo of the Year award for Thierry Martinez's flying sailors image

Power tools

Watching this repair work on the water sent shivers down my spine

ARC aid

Crews are making donations of food and supplies to hurricane-stricken areas of Saint Lucia

ARC 2010

A shortage of tradewinds has meant slow transatlantic times - and lots of motoring

ARC fleet Las Palmas

Headwinds and gale force squalls are setting crews up for a month at sea