The August issue of Sailing Today with Yachts & Yachting is out now and with the sailing season in full swing we are packed to the gunwales with great articles to inspire and assist your cruising and racing.
Tom Fletcher takes us on uncharted adventures through the beautiful Ionian.
Cowes Week 2022
The most high tech regatta in the world? Race director Laurence Mead believes so in this preview of the 2022 event, which opens at the end of this month (July). Meanwhile here’s a great video from Laurence aimed at regatta first-timers.
Clive Loughlin talks through a weekend’s passge plan to escape the Solent. Don’t miss this page, which we’ve put together with the MOD, telling when you can safely sail past the Lulworth firing ranges.
Navily is an app that relies on the feedback of its users to determine the finest anchorages and marinas around Europe. Happily, they are happy to share that data with us. Here is a look at the top ten most highly rated anchorages in Brittany based on more than five user reviews. Go to Navily.com for a full overview.
SailGP Plymouth guide
We look ahead to the Devon event this month, with elite sailors and fast-paced action in the Sound as the F50s scream past within spitting distance.
Charter guide: UK
The delights of exploring home waters! What’s on offer and where best to go.
Discover Cornwall’s Megavissey Harbour, with all the info you need as a visitor.
Interview: Pip Hare
The inspirational solo sailor takes us for a blast on her new foiling IMOCA60, Medallia.
Interview: GT Yachts
Behind the scenes at this busy boatyard.
In our new boats section, this is one that caught our eye. We have all the latest models to be launched and on their way in these pages each month.
On test: Elan E6
A cruiser-racer with stylish performance. We go for a sail and rate it against other similar yachts on the market.
On test: Spirit 30
New from James Bond’s yard of choice. This is a stunning day sailer with eco credentials and plenty of charm. The Ipswich yard has already taken a second order. We take her sailing to find out how she performs.
In our monthly expert’s forum, we have advice for practical racing and cruising from a variety of experts. One of them, Olympic coach Mark Rushall, looks at overtaking.
Satellite communications is our subject this month – as our main coverline says, it’s all about weather routeing, for racing and cruising, ensuring safe passage and speedy passage!
There is plenty more in our latest issue – we hope you enjoy it.
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