Category Archives: Sailing cruisers

Sailing yachts used for cruising, or as cruiser-racers.

An interview with an extraordinary man

A fascinating film of an interview with sculptor and intrepid solo sailor Andy Baldwin made by Dylan Winter of Keep Turning Left.  

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Bernard Gilboy’s log of his trans-pacific cruise, 1882-3

Read more about the amazing Bernard Gilboy here. Oh the sharks, and the capsizes…

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Building the Colin Archer Emma

There’s plenty to read and pictures to see at the Emma website – but as it’s in Dutch, I suspect many readers won’t understand it too readily. If Nederlands isn’t your favourite language, happily all is not entirely lost – … Continue reading

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