Elaine Bunting

How Yachting Monthly's finest set up a boat show sting

With a year to go, the Vendée Globe is hanging out the 'No Vacancies' sign

The Barcelona World Race will be 'the toughest offshore race ever', predicts Alex Thomson

An idea for a keel that moves fore and aft as well as side to side

A little snack before dinner?

A stunnng shot of the 160ft schooner Eleonora at Les Voiles de St Tropez

Now this is what I call a beauty contest

Do sailors never take drugs? Of course they do. I've seen it with my own eyes

A photo that shows possibly the best ever ship's name

One couple who should be picking up their new boat have nothing to show for their payments

The broadest supporter of British sailing takes on another woman sailor

An unusual idea for movable ballast

Elephants, footballers, topless models...and now a very big bird at a boat launch

Why the Mini Transat sounds a bit funny in English