July 2009

2009 July 1

The Voyage is the Lesson

An offshore training passage to Bermuda yields more than just newfound sailing skills

Racing Spice Island
The Grenada Sailing Festival blends workboat sailing with laid-back racing

101 Reasons to Love the Mac
50 years of Island Goats and new features for the 101st running of a freshwater classic

Sailing for the People
Municipal sailing centers don't care who you are, they just want you to go sailing

Blue Water: The Hands-On Way
Good friends and better lessons are the rewards of an Adriatic Sea training passage with John Kretschmer

Sailing School News

Back to School
A J/80 crew is reinvigorated by classes to fine-tune their technique

Boats & Gear

Perry on Design

J/95, Moody 45 Classic, Discovery 67


Boat Doctor
Silencing an engine's overactive overheating alarm

Used Boat Notebook
O'Day 27

The cleat hitch

Boat Test
Santa Cruz 37


For Openers

Full &?By
All but the most passionate sailors admit to Ulysses moments


On the Wind

A yacht and a sea shell link sailing friends together

Fans flock to Boston Harbor for the Volvo Ocean Race stopover

Nautical Library
A tall-ship tragedy and two sailing
instructional books

New Boat: Summit 35

The Wharf
Brokerage, charters and other sailing-related products and services