Classic Sailor

By Mike McCue | Sailing the way it used to be.

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The Eda Frandsen Adventure - Classic Yacht Sailing Scotland

CNN Mainsail, Shirley Robertson - What makes a "classic" yacht?

Régates impériales - MoonBeam of life - Color Version

Video: 33 of the world’s finest classic yachts at Les Voiles de St Tropez 2015

A walk along the quayside at Les Voiles de St Tropez 2015 is an opportunity to view some of the world's most beautiful classic yachts Courtesy Giles …


Own James Bond’s 54-Foot Racing Yacht from Casino Royale

Seen in the film Casino Royale, James Bond’s 54-foot yacht Soufrière is now for sale—the ideal toy for someone with the secret agent’s sensibilities …

Casino Royale


How To Boat Without Modern Technology

The outboard on the back of my 17-foot Boston Whaler started after a few cranks, and I eased away from the dock ready for a day on the water. The …

Gulf of Mexico


Ship Models and History

Posted by Felix S in 1628 Batavia Tall Ship, 1690 San Felipe Scaled Ship Model, 1797 USS Constitution Ship Model Old Ironsides, American Ship USS …


One of Guido Cantini's incredible photos from last week's Panerai British Classic Week (BCYC). Thanks Panerai!

Newport Bucket regatta to continue as ‘Candy Store Cup’ in July 2016

'Newport stalwarts' from local shipyard take over organisation of the regatta for 2016 season© Billy BlackFrom its casual beginning in Nantucket in …


A new life for a classic boat – 37ft Misty is remodelled for the classic circuit

A 37-footer from the 1960s with racing pedigree, Misty was reworked for the classic circuit. Rupert Holmes reports on her extensive refitPhotos: …


What should you keep in your grab bag or panic bag on a long voyage?

If you’re planning a long cruise or an ocean crossing, it is essential that you consider your grab bag. What goes in, and what to leave out? Elaine


Gallery: Over 70 beautiful classic yachts take to the water for the Régates Royales in Cannes

79 classic yachts sailed in perfect conditions in the 37th edition of the Régates Royales-Trophée Panerai in Cannes last week. The Régates Royales …


100 years old and going strong – sailing Mariette across the Atlantic

Crewmember for the Transatlantic Race Nick Wood recounts a memorable 12 days of ocean racing aboard the big Herreshoff schooner Mariette, enjoying


Twenty Eight Feet: life on a little wooden boat


Making waves: Moored at Monaco for Classic Week


Arrival of the Tall Ships at Sail Amsterdam


Hundreds of tall ships and other boats arrive in Amsterdam for Sail festival

AMSTERDAM – A flotilla of hundreds of tall ships and other boats of all shapes and sizes has sailed from the North Sea into Amsterdam for a five-day festival celebrating the Dutch capital's maritime history.

Sail 2015 started Wednesday with the clipper Stad Amsterdam surrounded by throngs of small …