After an exciting sail into port under westerlies and a wind-against-current chop, The Resourceful Sailor finds the leech line of the jib partially extracted and wrapped around the starboard sheet. Whoops …
A sign of the times. Do you know where this one is hanging?
The simplicity of sailing provides endless pleasure, while the maintenance gives a chance for lifelong learning.
The 'Latitude 38' 'Classy Classifieds' are a treasure chest full of classics, business opportunities, sailboats for sale, job opportunities and inspiration for any kind of sailor.
How much weight can electric outboard motors handle?
Towing sailboats with the mast up can be dangerous, and we're sure that everyone has a story to tell. (Please comment below!) A sailor sent us a photo after a, ahem, failed launch at a ramp on Folsom Lake. Fortunately, the culprit was tree limbs and not electrical wires, which can be a lot more worrisome.
Sixteen-year-old Adrian Maciuca, has launched a sailing life and a new sailing product from Shoreline Lake in Mountain View.
The cutter 'Folly' was built in San Francisco while shipbuilder Matthew Turner was still building boats at his shipyard in Benicia.
You often find help for your boat from your next-door neighbors. Such was the case for the Express 27 'Salty Hotel.'
When it comes to one's favorite go-to onboard boat tool, the answers will vary. Here's a vote for the humble mirror.
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