Jeanne Socrates was planning to set off later this week to try and claim the record as the oldest person to sail around the world solo
After decades of restoration, the iconic Bluebird K3 hydroplane speedboat has again taken to the water. And as these photos show, she is spectacular!
The four young British sailors have taken 21 hours and 44 minutes off the existing Length of Britain record, which was held by offshore racer Phil Sharp
The World Sailing Speed Record Council (WSSR) has announced that Lisa Blair is the first woman to sail solo around Antarctica below 45 degrees
Watch as Staffordshire-born Nigel Hook and Jay Johnson hit a top speed of 127mph while seeking the Key West to Havana powerboat world record
MSV Nordica set the record for the earliest crossing of the Northwest Passage, after completing the Arctic voyage in 24 days
Tom McNally, who set a new world record in 1993 when he sailed across the Atlantic in a 5ft 4.5 inch boat, has died after a long battle with cancer
Bad weather meant Ken Fowler and his 14-foot RS Aero had to be driven into John o'Groats to finish the Race to Scotland. However, Fowler said raising thousands of pounds for charity was always the dream
Princess Motor Yacht Sales will showcase the new Princess 62 8-11 June at London On-Water ahead of her launch at Cannes in September
Pioneering Spirit, which is designed for lifting and removing large oil and gas platforms and installing pipelines, has been carrying a 40-year-old oil rig to the recycling yard in Teeside. Watch it in operation
Chris Bertish has become the first person to successfully stand-up paddle across the Atlantic Ocean
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
Subject to ratification, the private residential ship, M/V The World has broken the record for the most southerly navigation
Guinness World Records has confirmed that 370 visitors to the Southampton Boat Show successfully beat the world record for the largest human image of a boat
TV personality Ben Fogle and powerboat racer Tom Montgomery-Swan will be showcasing the Spectre 32R at the London On-Water show in June
From boating hacks and sailing chickens to disastrous attempts to moor and encounters with sharks, YBW looks back at the videos you viewed the most on our website in 2016
The World Sailing Speed Record Council has officially ratified a new Cowes to Dinard monohull World Record for Phil Sharp and his Class 40, Imerys.
Jeanne Socrates has abandoned her attempt to become the oldest person to circumnavigate solo and unassisted because of repairs to her yacht, S/V Nereida.
Guo Chuan, China's most famous sailor, was on a solo trans Pacific voyage when he went missing.
This weekend, Naomi Riches will attempt to set a new world record as the fastest woman to row the length of the River Thames solo.