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Even if you'd prefer to bring your entire library on your cruising adventure, when space aboard is tight, you might have to keep only the essentials. One sailor tells what's in their...
After an accident that resulted in the amputation of one arm and one leg, Dustin Reynolds takes the term "singlehanded circumnavigation" to the next level.
The offshore sailing adventure company, 59° North Sailing, will now reserve two bunks for women on its...
Check out SpinSheet's cruising Club Notes section to learn how club memberships help sailors have more fun and expand their sailing horizons.
After sailing more than 40,000 coastal and bluewater miles, one sailor's invitation to visit four bucket list destinations worth exploring.
Soon, the only noises on the marina dock will be our diesel heater, the clicking of our fingers on the keyboard, and the squawking calls from the great blue heron.
Where is that little heater that needs those propane canisters? Surprise, sailor. It's cold!
The trips turned out to be more fun than sailing solo. Skippers and crew supported one another with advice and assistance.
Riding out hurricanes in two distinctly different sailboat cruising destinations. ~by Cindy Wallach