Yachting Monthly - July 2017 (YM0717)

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Yachting Monthly issue YM0717 published by Time Inc.

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Sailing Skills ‘What we learned by crossing an ocean’ 21 tips from transatlatnic cruisers for everyday, offshore and bluewater cruising How to keep a listening watch There’s a simple way to improve your watchkeeping, using your ears, as Andy Du Port explains Any Questions • How do I register my boat when abroad? • A modern cruiser on a budget? • Should I file a passage plan with the Coastguard? ‘How I lost my boat in the Southern Ocean’ Andrew Halcrow was saved from death by a successful rescue in mid ocean Cruising Anchorage An idyllic spot between Bryher and Tresco, Isles of Scilly A Corinthian cruise in the Channel Peter Cumberlidge extols the virtues of a friendly ‘Frangalais’ rally, the Classic Channel Regatta Festival season in the Faroe Islands Brian Black makes a stop-off and finds a fascinating destination in its own right Earthquakes, rats and swells on route to Patagonia Michael Marschall finds paradise at the end of a long slog on Chile’s coast Cruising log Readers share their experiences of a family circuit of the Atlantic and cruising a new yacht through Finland Dutch cruising guide Advice for cruisers on what to expect in the IJselmeer, Markermeer and Waddenzee, from Jonty Pearce Anchorage Find good shelter and a cosy pub in Puilladobhrain, Argyll Boats and Gear New downwind sail design tested Graham Snook gets to grips with Elvstrøm’s innovative off-wind sail that really is easy-to-use Tried and Tested Breathe easy while you free the prop. Theo Stocker tests Salvare’s simple underwater breathing device New gear • Active coolbox • Extra-light jacket• Silver-lined bags • Oil spill mop-up kit • Holding tank sensor • Iridium satcomms • Liferafts Used boat test: Westerly Konsort Unfairly described as a ‘floating caravan’, Dick Durham finds a nimble, lively and roomy boat New boat test: Bavaria C57 Bavaria’s new flagship model appears to be good value for money while offering luxury onboard

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Publisher Time Inc.
Title Yachting Monthly
Frequency Monthly
Sector Hobbies & Interests
Date 1 Jul 2017
Month July
Year 2017