Boating Knots by Animated Knots

Boating Knots by Animated Knots

These animated knots are primarily for boaters, but many are useful for anyone who uses rope and values safety. Rope used in boating is durable and expensive and is often handling heavy loads, e.g., when berthing, mooring, towing another vessel, preparing for a storm,...
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston: Sailing Legend | Full Documentary

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston: Sailing Legend | Full Documentary

More than 40 years have gone by since Sir Robin Knox-Johnston made history by becoming the first man to sail solo and non-stop around the globe in 1968-69. One of nine sailors to compete in the Times Golden Globe Race, Sir Robin set off from Falmouth, with no...
Sail the world on a budget (8 Tips)

Sail the world on a budget (8 Tips)

Sailing around the world is a dream for a lot of people. Some of these people had the courage to live their own dreams.Nowadays the Web is giving the opportunity to more and more people to share their experience and, in some cases, web is also helping to finance their...
VENDÉE GLOBE. Solo, Non stop and without assistance.

VENDÉE GLOBE. Solo, Non stop and without assistance.

To date, the Vendée Globe is the greatest sailing race round the world, solo, non-stop and without assistance. The event followed in the wake of the Golden Globe which had initiated the first circumnavigation of this type via the three capes (Good Hope, Leeuwin and...