From hardcore racers like pop legend Simon Le Bon to George Clooney's love of motor yachts, here is our pick of the celebrities who adore sailing and boating.
Keep everyone entertained with our updated compilation of the best nautical jokes around..they're guaranteed side splitters!
All sailors and boaters know the value of a good waterside pub. We've picked 10 of the best to visit in Britain
Luxury yachts have always been head turners, but now car manufacturers such as Aston Martin, Jaguar, Ferrari and Bugatti are getting in on the game by entering the high end…
If you're looking to watch the America's Cup in style this summer, these luxurious charter yachts, including the world famous Maltese Falcon, offer the perfect seat to view the action
With the start of Mutiny on Channel 4, YBW brings you the pick of sailing and boating TV programmes over the last 50 years. How many do you remember?
From the latest from Fairline Yachts to the new racer from Spirit Yachts, here are the most anticipated launches of this year
From celestial navigation to GPS technology, these sailing innovations have changed the way we take to the sea. And we couldn't do without them.
As chosen by the organisers, here are the ten most impactful youngsters in the 45 year history of the Whitbread Round the World, later Volvo Ocean Race
We all know what 'going overboard', 'being overwhelmed', 'binging' and 'posh' mean, but did you know that these terms all have maritime origins? We pick our favourite nautical phrases used…
Despite dealing with a crash gybe, fire on board, being dismasted and almost running out of food, Conrad Colman has completed his first Vendée Globe
It's never too late to discover the joys of sailing. Here is our pick of the sailors who took to the high seas with little or no experience
If you are looking for a marina in Italy, Venezia Certosa Marina in Venice, Marina D'Arechi on the Amalfi Coast and Marina Di Portisco in Sardinia are situated in stunning…
Find out what Ellen MacArthur, Helena Lucas and Dee Caffari always have on them! YBW asked professional and amateur sailors what they kept in their sailing jacket pocket when they…
Dinghy sailor Ken Fowler plans to Race to Scotland in his RS Aero from west Cornwall. He hopes to raise money for charity and break a record along the way!…
Discovered in a farmer's storage shed, Bandit - the first keel boat built by legendary New Zealand yachtsman, Sir Peter Blake - has been lovingly restored
In no particular order, we've pulled together some of the best sailing and boat-themed films of the 1980s. Vote, and let us know which one is your favourite!
From spy thrillers and historical novels to childhood classics, escape with one of these 10 sailing books. How many have you read? Let us know your recommendations!
From the Aston Martin AM37 to the Riva 76 Bahamas, 2016 has seen the launch of some stunning boats and yachts. See which ones have made YBW's top 10 this
From nautically themed drinks to winter warmers and summer coolers, these delicious cocktails are perfect for any occasion, whether you're celebrating on the high seas or spending a stint as…