YBW is 20!

YBW was launched at the Southampton Boat Show in 1997 and to celebrate our anniversary we have teamed up with Force 4 Chandlery to give you the chance to win a fantastic Laying Up Bucket full of sailing products and equipment worth over £200!

It’s not just YBW who’s celebrating. Force 4 Chandlery are celebrating 40 years in business this year. The company continue to hand pick the clothing, electronics and chandlery featured on their website www.force4.co.uk and in their 15 stores. They continue to offer customers ‘The Right Choice at the Right Price’, which has been their motto since they started out. Their product selection is chosen by yachtsmen for yachtsmen, so you can be sure of finding the sailing equipment you need for your boat.

For your chance to win this brilliant and handy prize, all you have to do is answer a simple question below.

The Force 4 Laying Up Bucket includes:

  • 10 litre bucket & rope
  • Little Owl Segull Scarer
  • Embroidered Captain’s beanie
  • Kontrol Moisture Trap
  • Kontrol Moisture Trap Refill
  • Tube Heater with Thermostat 
  • Starbright Fogging Oil
  • Y10 Stain Removing Gel
  • Ramanol White Grease
  • Snap-Stick Zip Lubricator
  • Starbrite Anti Freeze
  • Brass Oil Change Pump
  • Marine 16 Diesel Bug Treatment
  • Quicksilver Quick Stor
  • 2-4-C Lube
  • Quicksilver corrosion guard
  • Starbrite Non-skid Deck Cleaner
  • Starbrite Boat Wash in a Bottle
  • Jumbo Synthetic sponge
  • Bilgex


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By submitting this entry you agree the terms and conditions below.

Terms and conditions

Time Inc. (UK) Ltd Competition Standard Terms and Conditions.


  1. The promoter is Time Inc. (UK) Ltd (“TIUK”) who have their registered offices located at 161 Marsh Wall, London, E14 9AP.


  1. The PRIZE DRAW (“Prize Draw”) is administered by Time Inc. (UK) Ltd (“TIUK“) who have their registered offices located at 161 Marsh Wall, London, E14 9AP.


  1. The PRIZE DRAW (“Prize Draw”) is fulfilled by Force 4, (“Windward Marine Limited“) who have their registered offices located at Unit 17, Avening Road, Nailsworth, Stroud, England, GL6 0BS


  1. Entry into the PRIZE DRAW (“Prize Draw”) is free to enter and entrants can enter online.
  1. The prize (“Prize”) is a bucket of goods ffilled with Laying Up products valued at £228.89.  The bucket will include 10 litre bucket & rope, Little Owl Segull Scarer, Embroidered Captain’s beanie, Moisture Trap, Moisture Trap Refill, Tube Heater, Fogging Oil, Stain Removing Gel, Ramanol Grease, Snap & Zipper Lube, Anti Freeze, Brass Oil Change Pump, Diesel Bug Treatment, Quicksilver Quick Store, 2-4-C Lube, Quicksilver corrosion guard, Non-skid Deck Cleaner, Boat Wash in a Bottle, Jumbo Synthetic sponge, Bilgex Current Value on Force 4 website ££228.89 (“Prize”).
  1. The PRIZE DRAW is open to residents in the UK, Channel Islands and Isle of Man, aged eighteen (18) or over, excluding employees and past employees of TIUK, and Harken, Inc its printers and agents, the supplier of the prizes and anyone materially connected to the administration of the PRIZE DRAW. Proof of eligibility must be provided upon request from TIUK.


  1. The PRIZE DRAW will run on the following competition websites (“Prize Draw Website/s“): ybw.com.


  1. Entry into the PRIZE DRAW is by entrants filling their required details online and submitting to [one of] the Competition Website[s].


  1. PRIZE DRAW will open on Friday 25 August 2017 10am.


  1. Closing date for the receipt of PRIZE DRAW entries is Monday 25 September 2017 1pm.


  1. Entry into the PRIZE DRAW is online only via the link. Entry made online using methods generated by a script; macro or the use of automated devices will be void. Entries which are incomplete, illegible, indecipherable, or inaudible (if made by phone) will not be valid and will be deemed void.


  1. Only one (1) entry per person may be submitted which will then become the property of TIUK.


  1. All entries must be made directly by the person entering the PRIZE DRAW


  1. Use of a false name or address will result in disqualification. TIUK accept no responsibility for entries unsuccessfully submitted to the Prize Draw Website/s or for entries lost, damaged or delayed in the post.


  1. The PRIZE DRAW will be drawn on Thursday 28 September 2017 and will be supervised by an independent observer.


  1. Unless otherwise stated the winner (“Winner“) will be drawn at random from all correct entries received by the closing date stated within these terms and conditions


  1. The Winner will be notified by TELEPHONE and POST following closure of the competition on 29th September 2017.


  1. Reasonable effort will be made to contact the Winner If the Winner cannot be contacted, or are unable to comply with these terms and conditions, TIUK reserves the right to offer the Prize to the next eligible entrant drawn at random, or in the event that the promotion is being judged TIUK reserves the right to offer the Prize to the runner-up supervised by an independent observer.


  1. If Winner cannot be contacted within 7 DAYS from the draw date, an alternative winner will be drawn.


  1. The decision of TIUK is final based on the criteria set out in the promotion and no correspondence will be entered into over this decision.


  1. The Prize is as stated and is not transferable to another individual. No cash or other alternatives will be offered.


  1. Confirmation of the Prize will be made by POST and TELEPHONE to the Winner.


  1. Failure to respond and/or provide an address for delivery, or failure to meet the eligibility requirements may result in forfeiture of the Prize.


  1. The Winner/s is/are responsible for expenses and arrangements not specifically included in the Prize, including any necessary travel documents, passports and visas.



  1. In addition to the use specified above, the Promoter will use each winner’s, and each entrant’s, personal details for the purpose of administering this competition and will do so in accordance with applicable data protection legislation


  1. When entering their details on the entry form, entrants will be given the option to opt-in to Promoter communications containing newsletters and information about products, services or promotions (“Opt-in Communications”). If the entrant does not tick the relevant box to receive Opt-in Communications, Promoter will not communicate with entrant for any purpose other than as required in connection with this competition. If the entrant does not opt-in but later decides that they would like to receive these communications, the entrant can update their marketing preferences by contacting the Promoter. If an entrant opts-in to receive Opt-in Communications, the entrant can change their mind and opt-out at any time by updating their marketing preferences by contacting the Promoter or by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link in direct marketing emails from the Promoter.


  1. Prizes are subject to availability. TIUK accept no responsibility whatsoever for elements of the Prize being withdrawn or amended.


  1. TIUK reserve the right to amend or alter the terms of the PRIZE DRAW at any time and reject entries from entrants not entering into the spirit of the competition.


  1. The Winner agree (s) to the use of their name, photograph and disclosure of county of residence and will co-operate with any other reasonable requests by TIUK relating to any post-winning publicity.


  1. PRIZE DRAW may be modified or withdrawn at any time.


  1. No alternatives to the prizes offered will be given.


  1. The provider of the Prize is specified within the promotional material.


  1. In the event of a discrepancy between these standard terms and conditions and the details in the promotional material, the details of the promotional material shall prevail.


  1. These terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales and any dispute shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.


  1. If any of these terms and conditions is found by a court or regulator to be invalid or unenforceable all other provisions shall continue to apply.