Yachting World - June 2017 (YW0617)


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Yachting World issue YW0617 published by Time Inc.

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On sale now, Yachting World June 2017 issue brings you a unique insight into the final weeks, days and hours before the America’s Cup racing begins in earnest. Plus reality TV drama from the recreation of Mutiny on the Bounty and more… News Volvo Ocean Race to decide on the boat of the future: monohull or multi? Ian Walker announced as RYA director of racing Official report published into the deaths of two Clipper Race crew Features Let battle commence The racing finally gets under way in the 35th America’s Cup this month. We analyse the teams’ chances going into the Challenger Series Stripped and reloaded Behind the scenes with The Boatyard team in Portugal refitting the Volvo Ocean Race fleet of one-design VO65s On test: Hallberg-Rassy 44 Pip Hare braves Arctic conditions for a two-day test of the latest new launch from bluewater stalwarts Hallberg-Rassy Pacific Bound Chris Tibbs chronicles his departure from the Caribbean and into the Pacific Ocean taking in the Galapagos Islands Mutiny – the inside story Ocean racer Conrad Humphreys on the TV recreation of Captain Bligh’s voyage of survival 4,000 miles across the Pacific New gear and yachts New Yachts Oyster launches two new models plus the Swan 65 announced Tested: 3 head torches Finding the right sailing head torch is no simple task. We test three at sea Practical section Special report Paul Heiney on becoming a pilot book author Extraordinary boats Arkema, the wing-sailed flying Mini 6.50 Masterclass with Pip Hare Deploying drogues and sea anchors Weather briefing How tides create sailing wind in a flat calm Get out of that Damian Foxall on perfecting your spinnaker drops Cover image Made for adventure: the coast of Sweden makes the perfect backdrop for the HR44. Photo by Magnus Rassy

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Publisher Time Inc.
Title Yachting World
Frequency Monthly
Sector Hobbies & Interests
Date 1 Jun 2017
Month June
Year 2017