Boat pictures

London Boat Show 2015

Celebrities and new boat launches drew large crowds for the start of the London Boat Show

BAR on the Solent

Ben Ainslie Racing sailing on the Solent

After officially launching Ben Ainslie Racing earlier this year, the America's Cup sailor and his crew took to the water in Southampton for the first time

Christmas gift guide

Boater’s Christmas gift guide

Not sure what to buy the boater in your life? We’ve got 12 gift ideas that are sure to make Christmas plain sailing this year


Underwater sculptures

Sculptor Jason deCaires Taylor has created stunning art underwater sculptures on the seabed

The 2014/15 Volvo Ocean Race kicked off in the port of Alicante over the weekend, with around 50,000 spectators flocking to the dockside to wish the sailors fair winds.

Volvo Ocean Race begins

Check out a selection of images from the start of this year's Volvo Ocean Race in Alicante