This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.
If you’ve been following our news stories and blogs over the past few months, you’ll be aware that Boatshed founder Neil Chapman has been sailing the 41’ Supertaff more than usual just lately. And not without good cause!
For someone who grew up about as far away from the sea as you can get in England, it may seem strange that Wendy Barker found her calling in the marine industry.
May 28th – after 13 days at sea since leaving Bermuda, the 3-hour watch routine, dwindling supplies of fresh food and battering winds are testing everyone’s resolve. But spirits remain high with the Azores just beyond the horizon.
May 27 – and undeterred by the rogue wave that swamped the cockpit a couple of days ago, the team continue to make headway aboard Supertaff en route to The Azores...but always expecting the unexpected!
Eight days under sail – and the balmy waters of Bermuda could not be more different from the now changeable conditions in mid-Atlantic.
True to its commitment to sell more boats faster than traditional yacht brokers, Boatshed has just completed the sale of a Contessa 32 through its Isle of Wight brokerage office – inside 12 days.
Recent Brighton Marina Yacht Club RNLI life jacket clinic bite-sized video, showing easy, vital basic checks you can look at yourself on your life jacket - and what it looks like when it all goes wrong!As ever, if you'd like your life jack...
Bonus Video - After Repairs - the Finished Product!
3 of 3 videos
Join Nicky and the Nicky's Canvasworks gang tomorrow for their fab open day! Lots of demos, discussions, advice and clinics at the best Brighton chandlery! Might see you there ;)
GRP Yacht Damage and Repair - What Can Be Done?
1 of 3 videos
No Such Thing as a Free Mooring ?
Here's the final episode of our 8 part series:"What To Look At Underneath Your Boat" - this time, it's a look around underneath a sports cruiser!
Here's the final episode of our 8 part series:"What To Look At Underneath Your Boat" - this time, it's Osmosis!
Here's the 7th of our weekly 8 part series:"What To Look At Underneath Your Boat" - this time, it's a general check over.
Here's the sixth of our weekly 8 part series:"What To Look At Underneath Your Boat" - this time, it's hull and osmosis!
A subtle one this! Sorry for bad focus, but you'll get the jist - this is a white parachute flare being launched about a mile away at night.