Yachting Monthly -September 2017 (YM0917)


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Yachting Monthly issue YM0917 published by Time Inc.

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Sailing Skills Expert on board: Man overboard myths busted Man overboard is such a big concern that many of us chose to ignore it. Noel Dilly shares some controversial, thought-provoking ideas What sort of wind? What is a katabatic wind, and what is not? Not all sudden gusts are katabatic, as Chris Beeson explains Should I stay or should I go? With strong south westerlies approaching, would you leave your exposed anchorage, and where would you go? Learning curve ‘How I sail oceans in my coastal cruiser.’ After a 1,000-mile shakedown, John Marley fits out for an ocean voyage Any questions • Why was I stuck in VAT limbo? • How much will cruising in Greece cost? • Is she a good sailer? • Who flies a Blue Ensign? Cruising Home waters: From Brittany to Holyhead Alan Burns’ voyage home from France provided the best and worst sailing can offer Adventure: Åland’s 6,000 islands Rich history and beautiful anchorages await in the Finnish archipelago, says Maeve Bell An insider’s guide to Gran Canaria An island of contrasts, Gran Canaria offers good harbours and secluded bays Cruising Log Readers share their experiences: • Crossing the Atlantic in the days before GPS • Sailing the Channel for the first time • Cruising through the Baltic • A tough delivery from the Solent to the Clyde Anchorages Beautiful bays to anchor up for the night, from Herm in the Channel Islands to Ile de Port-Cros on France’s Côte d’Azur Pilotage: West Wales passage planner Jonty Pearce reveals his favourite local cruising grounds and the adventures that await Boats and Gear Used boat test: Moody 31 ‘Responsive, fast, fun and easy to sail.’ Dick Durham finds a small cruiser that sails like a dinghy New boats Hanse has launched an entry-level boat as well as three new models from 34ft to 54ft. Graham Snook takes a look New boat test: RM 970 ‘She’s a real sailor’s boat with a great cockpit layout.’ Graham Snook went to put her through her paces

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Publisher TI Media
Title Yachting Monthly
Frequency Monthly
Sector Hobbies & Interests
Date 1 Sep 2017
Month September
Year 2017