Stuck for gift ideas? Take a look at our Christmas gift guide and see our suggestions for family, friends and the boaters in your life.
Read the story behind Dame Ellen MacArthur's cancer trust and what it means to the kids in recovery from cancer that it aims to help.
Humpback whale saved by fishermen, catamaran luxury company goes bankrupt and the yacht that looks like a car: YBW weekly news and pictures in bite-size format.
As sailors and boaters, we have a responsibility to treat the environment with respect. Following these guidelines is good environmental practice for any sailor.
Beautiful boats, marine wildlife, exotic locations and a romantic wedding: see a gathering of our readers' best photos and memorable moments at sea.
With pools, helipads, internal and external lounges and stunning sea views, the Admiral X Force 145m manages to balance opulence with a clean and elegant design. See all the pictures…
Is there any better feeling than crossing the English Channel in your own boat? Read our guide to crossing the Channel in your own boat below
Young sea pups are getting a taste for the sailing life in the Small Ships Race 2015, held in the Solent.
Used during the Cold War to unofficially spy on Britain and the US, the vessel has now been turned into a luxury superyacht. Take a look at all the pictures…
From daredevil manoeuvres, to seamanship skills in choppy seas, we take a look at some of the most amazing and sometimes downright frightening boating videos.
Sailor Rupert Holmes shares his top tips for an enjoyable and successful Cowes Week
From where you can watch the action to the highlights to look out for – find out everything you need to know about the upcoming America’s Cup World Series Portsmouth
Perhaps it’s because Britain once ruled the waves, perhaps it’s something to do with being at the head of an island nation, or perhaps it’s simply because they enjoy it –…
The majority of sailors may think that foiling a Laser is an impossible task, but a bolt-on kit offers sailors the chance to fly on water
A funny find on eBay and the underhand French sailing tax that's got the YBW Forums talking this weekend...
Anchoring can be daunting, but once achieved can make for some of the most relaxing trips on board. Read our simple guide to anchoring for some useful tips
Kitting your boat out with the full safety rig isn't cheap, but for the peace of mind that you and your family are safe at sea, it’s worth every penny…
Inland cruising offers a beautiful and peaceful alternative to coastal cruising
You’re ready to slip the lines, the engine’s ticking, lifejackets are on, and breakables are stowed, but are you really prepared for cruising abroad?
A guide to the navigation aids we really need to know and what their chart symbols look like on the water