Yachting World - September 2017 (YW0917)


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Yachting World issue YW0917 published by Time Inc.

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On sale 10 August, Yachting World September 2017 issue brings you Jimmy Cornell’s must-read bluewater cruising guide, the launch of Gitana 17 the 50-knot foiling ocean trimaran and the story of Spirit Yachts – building sexy wood-epoxy classic yachts for the modern age. Subscribe now or buy digital edition News Gitana 17 – the radical new 100ft foiling trimaran designed to 50 knots across the open ocean Prosecution seeks retrial in Cheeki Rafiki manslaughter case North Atlantic solo sailing record smashed twice in one week Features Live the dream Jimmy Cornell on what you really need to know for successful, enjoyable bluewater cruising. That’s the Spirit The story of Spirit Yachts, the modern classic wood epoxy boatbuilder that has been seducing sailors for 25 years. A life-changing voyage Solo across the Atlantic in a 22-footer. Max Campbell on the dream voyage that almost became a nightmare. Cruising the Hawaiian islands Suzy Carmody on the cultural melting pot that awaits ocean cruisers in one of the world’s most remote archipelagos. Great Seamanship An extract from Then we sailed away by John and Marie Christine Ridgway, introduced by Tom Cunliffe, in which the husband and wife team of ocean adventurers both share their innermost thoughts and feelings in the teeth of a vicious gale. New gear and new yachts On test: Garcia Exploration 52 Toby Hodges test sails the go-anywhere cruiser that offers comfort and peace of mind for remote waters. New yachts The CNB66 and the ICE 60 plus sailing pictures of the Solaris 55 New gear We review a navigation tablet, a low-profile furler and DrSails repair kits Practical features Special report Will Bruton on the benefits of own boat tuition Extraordinary boats The new PAC 52 Invisible Hand. Get out of that How to cope when your yacht broaches Masterclass with Pip Hare Rigging a boom preventer Weather briefing Chris Tibbs on atmospheric convergence Cover image The Solaris 55 Stay Away! designed by Javier Soto Acebal, pictured here off Aquileia, Italy

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