Category Archives: Cruising World

Polish Sailor Sets New Record

 Szymon Kuczynski

Szymon Kuczynski arrives in Plymouth, UK, after non-stop circumnavigation.

Szymon Kuczynski arrived in Plymouth, UK, on May 17, 2018, after finishing his record-breaking circumnavigation aboard Atlantic Puffin.

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Crackdown on Hoax Maydays

U.S. Coast Guard

Coast Guard to employ new tools agains fake radio distress calls.

Researchers are developing voice recognition technology to help the Coast Guard go after radio pranksters.

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Going Retro in the Golden Globe Race 2018

1986 Tradewind 35

With classic boats and no modern electronics allowed, this retro race, which starts on July 1, 2018, turns back the clock on round-the-world solo sailing.

The Golden Globe Race, which starts in France on July 1, 2018, is a solo, non-stop, unassisted circumnavigation where the sailors compete in classic boats using no…

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A Celebration of Boats in Maine

The annual Maine Boatbuilders Show attracted a crowd with crafts for everyone.

The annual Maine Boatbuilders Show is a celebrates getting out on the water in boats ranging from kayaks to sailboats.

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Hinckley to Launch a New Sou’wester

Designed by Bill Tripp Jr., the 53-footer will be all about cruising in luxury.

Hinckley Yachts announces the new Sou’wester 53.

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Pacific Sail and Power Boat Show Is Set for April

West Coast sailors will flock to Richmond for the annual Bay area watersports celebration.

The annual Pacific Sail & Power Boat Show returns to Richmond, California, April 19-22, 2018.

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Know Before You Go

Zoom-Tap, Know and Go

The Caribbean Safety and Security Net has a new, interactive map to help cruisers assess reported incidents in any Caribbean anchorage or island.

The Caribbean Safety and Security Net has a new, interactive map to help cruisers assess reported incidents in any Caribbean anchorage or island.

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West Marine & The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Raise More Than $41,300 through In-Store Fundraiser

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West Marine is pleased to announce the results of a successful collaboration with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society that took place throughout the month of October.

West Marine is pleased to announce the results of a successful collaboration with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society that took place throughout the month of October.

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National Sailing Hall of Fame Inducts Eight Sailing Heros

The National Sailing Hall of Fame celebrated its seventh class of Inductees on Sunday, September 24, during ceremonies hosted by New York Yacht Club.

The National Sailing Hall of Fame celebrated its seventh class of Inductees on Sunday, September 24, during ceremonies hosted by New York Yacht Club.

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Florida & Caribbean Cruisers Group

A place for Florida and Caribbean cruisers to share news, updates and photos.

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Newport for New Products Winners

The judges have spoken! These are the best new products on display at the Newport International Boat Show.

The judges have spoken! These are the best new products on display at the Newport International Boat Show.

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Hall Spars Opens New Facility in Rhode Island

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High-performance yacht mast manufacturer Hall Spars recently opened a new service facility in Portsmouth, Rhode Island.

High-performance yacht mast manufacturer Hall Spars recently opened a new service facility in
Portsmouth, Rhode Island.

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