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At Middle School 88 in Park Slope, New York, there is a security guard at the entrance, long hallways plastered with art, and students, slouching on a sofa, staring into their phones. It is a pretty typical scene. Except for Room 128. For most of this school year, the room has contained the makings for […]
Falling overboard can occur unexpectedly and end tragically. Staying onboard is always a priority, but even the most experienced can find themselves off the boat. Gene Rankin shares his experience. We were racing Intl. 470s on Pewaukee Lake, for the Spring opening regatta. It was April 1974 and the water temperature was about 45ºF, air […]
Explaining how economic conditions were drastically altering citizens’ behavior and spending patterns, a recent report released by researchers at Stanford Business School revealed that rising income inequality was causing more wealthy Americans to take on a second sailboat. “While those with higher incomes used to be able to get by with just a single reliable […]
We asked 258 skippers of the ARC 2018 what bluewater gear they bought to find the true cost of ocean sailingOnboard RM13.50 Tintomara, heading downwind into the sunset while crossing the Atlantic and flying just a parasailor for the night ahead What equipment do you need for bluewater voyaging and how should you prioritise your […]
Alex Thomson is embarking on his fifth Vendée Globe campaign, Helen Fretter finds out what drives him"I don’t really want to be associated with someone who can’t be bothered to tuck their shirt in." Everyone knows Alex Thomson. He’s not only one of the most immediately recognisable IMOCA 60 skippers, but one of the …Continue […]
Conceived by racing driver Marco Malgara, the Ice 60 is as cool as its nameAll photos: Andrea Rizzato Styles come and go. To stand the test of time you need something else, something more than aesthetics, something that …Continue reading » The post Ice 60 review: The chic Italian yacht that offers more than just […]