Category: Blog

  • Sailing Knots 101

    The knots which sailors tie to manage their rigging can be beautiful and elaborate. But form follows function, and being able to tie the right kind of knot which doesn’t slip can make the difference between sailing safely and dealing with hassles or even an emergency out on the water. As a beginner, maritime knots […]

  • Emergency Preparedness for Sailors: Learn the Basics to Stay Safe

    With proper planning, hopefully you can avoid encountering an emergency situation when you’re sailing. But even with the best planning, the unlikely can still occur. A storm can form seemingly out of calm, still air, or somebody could become sick or injured on the water. If so, how can you handle these emergencies as they […]

  • 6 Best Places to Sail in the World

    One of the most exciting things about sailing as a hobby is that it can take you to destinations around the globe. Each can offer you unique experiences on the water and at port. Looking for ideas for where to sail next? Here are some of the top places to sail around the world. 1. […]

  • 6 Best Places to Sail in the US

    Whether you are planning a sailing trip or you are thinking about relocating, you may be wondering where some of the best sailing opportunities are in the US. Let’s check out some prime destinations, some of them well-known, others hidden gems. 1. Newport, Rhode Island We’ll start with one of the best-known destinations for sailing […]

  • 10 Simple Ways to Get Into Sailing

    If you want to get into sailing, you may wonder where and how to start, and whether it is even possible for you if you are on a budget. While the world of sailing may appear daunting to you as a newcomer, it is actually easier and more affordable than you might think to start […]

  • Salt Water Bait Tips

    Lures are a multi-million dollar industry but bait continues to be the “go to” for many salt water anglers. While lures can be an excellent means of fooling even a wary fish natural bait allows to you to skip the trickery and offer what is already a natural food source. It’s like feeding your child […]