Yachting World - April 2017 (YW0417)


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Yachting World issue YW0417 published by Time Inc.

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On sale now, Yachting World April 2017 issue kicks off with photos of the New Zealand America’s Cup team cycling down the racecourse, plus rogue waves: we separate fact from fiction. News Emirates Team New Zealand pulls a surprise with pedal power, Spanish team Mapfre officially announce entry to Volvo Ocean Race and Crew of ex-Clipper Race yacht rescued after wave strike Features Rogue waves Real-life accounts from sailors and the latest scientific explanations for how and why these monsters of the sea appear 5 of the best yachts of the year Toby Hodges was part of the jury reviewing 25 short listed yachts for European Yacht of the Year. He reviews the five winners Night sailing with Chris Tibbs Weather expert and circumnavigator Chris Tibbs on how to prepare and execute the perfect overnight sailing routine (see also Helen Fretter’s Top tips from the experts for safer night sailing) British Virgin Islands revisited Chartering with The Moorings out of Tortola, Elaine Bunting and friends enjoyed great Caribbean conditions Alone and adrift in the Pacific American artist and author Webb Chiles on his brush with death crossing the surf line of a Pacific island in an inflatable dinghy New gear and yachts New launches at Düsseldorf Brand new yachts at Düsseldorf Boat Show from Beneteau, Dufour and Hallberg-Rassy – see Toby Hodges’s first look videos online. Mid-layers and gloves tested A season-long jacket test and glove test plus plenty of brand new kit too Practical Special report: Why the Canary Islands are more than just a stopover Extraordinary boats: The newly rejuvenated S&S sloop Blitzen Masterclass with Pip Hare: Tidy your lines, sheets and halyards Weather briefing: The facts about wind chill when sailing in spring Get out of that: Rob Greenhalgh on starting at the starboard end

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Publisher TI Media
Title Yachting World
Frequency Monthly
Sector Hobbies & Interests
Date 1 Apr 2017
Month April
Year 2017