The Salty Dawg Sailing Association says that two of its members have vanished and their boat found anchored and abandoned off St. Vincent. Ralph Hendry and Kathy Brandel, longtime members of the SDSA, were last anchored in Grenada; their 48-foot St. Francis catamaran, Simplicity, was found off a …Details
Patience B. Wales, former Editor of SAIL magazine and two-time circumnavigator, died on February 16, 2024, of colon cancer. She was 89. A native of Massachusetts, she lived in Ipswich for 34 years. Born in Brockton, Massachusetts to Ralph and Retha Bens, she was raised in Randolph with older …Details
The 2023 Caribbean Multihull Challenge (CMC) introduced an unusual element to its three-day Sint Maarten-based schedule of racing: a rally. Race organizers found that the folks likely to wind up in Sint Maarten in late January fell into one of three categories: those doing the Caribbean race …Details
Steve and Catherine Boho’s team on The 300 win the Midwinters and get berth to the BVI championship.
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SAIL magazine took home 11 awards at the annual Boating Writers International (BWI) writing contest, winning first place in five of the 16 categories for stories that cover the range of the sailing life, from racing, chartering, and cruising to safety and sustainability. The winners were announced …Details