Fifty Places to Sail Before You Die front cover

From the world's finest yachtsmen's most inspiring adventures, the history of sailing, the most beautiful places sail to, to grisly tales of pirates' debauchery, these five books will keep you glued to their pages this summer, as you relax on a boat

Dreamboats Canvas

America's Cup World Series' sailors tell YBW what their dream boat is. What is yours? Maybe you would like to helm a Whitbread winner like Steinlager 2, or be at the controls of a classic Riva. Let us know your suggestions below.

Best boat-themed of the 1990s

The 90s gave us some memorable boat-themed film classics. The Hunt for Red October kept us glued to the screen and there was not a dry eye in the cinema when Titanic came out. But which one is the best film of the 90s? Take our poll and vote for…

english coastline in cornwall

In light of plans to create a new national trail around England's coast, the RYA has issued guidance on how the path could affect recreational boating activities

A man in a boat taking part in Weymouth Speed Week

One of the oldest and longest-running speed sail events, Weymouth Speed Week, will start this weekend. Find out how to watch all of the action

A church with a green spire in London where a memorial service is held each year to remember all those lost at sea

A service of thanksgiving will take place tomorrow to commemorate those lost at sea whose names are in the Maritime Foundation Memorial Book