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.
My friend Paul and I set out at 4pm one Monday earlier this month for a leisurely overnight passage to St Valery sur Somme aboard my 23ft vintage yacht Squeezebox, a Westerly Pageant.
Another very short Boatshed Brighton life jacket safety video - shows how easy it is to miss a tiny hole that may cause your jacket to deflate, just when you need it...Pretty vital info and we see examples of this at every RNLI life jacket cli...
Saturday/Sunday/Monday August 20-22 Pyllheli Marina
A couple more drop-outs, as you can see - for full info, please see here :)
Philippe Péché and Antoine Cousot to retire from the RaceJean-Luc Van Den Heede first round Cape of Good HopeNorwegian Are Wiig (OE 32 Olleanna) and Ireland’s Gregor McGuckin (Biscay 36 Hanley Energy Endurance) trailing som...
The September Boatbid Auction has a lot to offer with almost 50 boats available!
As they all head for South Africa, Susie - Britain's only entrance - is in a steady 6th place.
Saturday August 13 Stranraer Marina to East Tarbert Bay Mull of Galloway - 40 miles
The leader for almost all of the race so far, Phillipe Peche, is heading to Cape Town for repairs, thus relegating himself to "Chichester Class" - a class for those who manage to complete the race with only one stop. The only Brit in the race,...
Monday August 8 - Stranraer Marina and the Stranraer Jig
Friday night funny, courtesy of @twistedportrait.
Sunday July 31 Ardrishaig to Portavadie 10 miles
This week's Golden Globe Race update - a few have now dropped out, citing problems with loneliness and the only Brit in the race - Susie Goodall - is in 7th place, despite her solar panels not working and taking a massive wave straight...
Say goodbye to fellow Leisure owner, Robert Piggott and leave Dochgarroch at 08.30 for the 22 mile run down Loch Ness to Fort Augustus.
In true Boatshed style, we offered up one of our famous "Fizz@5" events, free of charge, to boost attention for the "Turn to Starboard" charity - set up to help injured servicemen recover and settle back into life.
In true Boatshed style, we offered up one of our famous "Fizz@5" events, free of charge, to boost attention for the "Turn to Starboard" charity - set up to help injured servicemen recover.
Weekly Golden Globe Race update for you - not too much drama, one or two tech issues and all making good progress South ????
Saturday July 16th 2016 Peterhead to Fraserburgh - 24 miles
Sunday July 10 Anstruther to Arbroath - 24 miles