Making sure everyone on board is safe is a captain’s number-one priority. But sometimes things can go awry when help is very far away. The right preparation will allow you to embark on long cruises with confidence.
The Volvo Ocean Race may be the toughest on-water race in the world. Naturally, its competitors know a whole heck of a lot about boating—and in particular, boating safety.
Our first look at the Tiara Q44.
Is Your Compass Deviant?
Sometimes your compass needs repair, or loses its heading. Check it now.
Our Boat Test of the Austin Parker 64 Fly S.
The Austin Parker 64 Fly S may have roots extending back to the working lobster boats of Maine, but it’s hard to be sure considering she’s got so much European style. However, she definitely retains the seakeeping characteristics of those trustworthy vessels.
Do you really need more than a tablet and some apps to navigate?
Our first look at the Sea Blade 35. Thanks to a hull design that you won’t see many other places, the Sea Blade 35 from New England Boatworks in conjunction with Navatek can handle rough seas and heady speeds.
It’s hot, cramped, and hard to reach, but your engine room still needs a good scrub now and then. Here’s how the pros do it.
Wakesurfing may challenge everything you thought was desirable in a boat.
Our boat test of the Oceanic 90 STS Expedition Yacht.
The Oceanic 90 STS Expedition Yacht may be built for the long haul and some big-time adventures, but that doesn't mean her builders skimped on onboard comforts.
Easy cleanup and lightning-fast dry times are just a couple reasons why Pettit’s Neptune 5 might be the next bottom paint for your boat.
Our first look at the Maritimo M65. The Maritimo M65 was built to withstand the rugged marine environs surrounding her Australian home. But those excellent seafaring qualities payoff wherever she may roam.
Our Boat Test of the Azimut 50.
A lot is expected from a 50-foot boat. And Azimut was up to the challenge with its 50, which we found to have comfort, speed, and lots of good looks.
Sometimes there's no sense in going down with the ship.
When it comes to speed and durability, it’s hard to beat Arneson.
You want it, you got it. We list the world's 100 largest yachts in order and also share interesting insight into the boats and their designers and owners that you won't want to miss.
Gizmo is one of the highest-tech boats of her class to be certain, but can she be more than that? Could we get her to be ecologically sound too? Find out here.
Our first look at the Horizon E84. It’s no wonder this boat caused such a stir at the 2015 Palm Beach show, where she debuted. Just drink her in.
Want your varnish to shine like the July sun? Here are 10 tips to help you out.
Our Boat Test of the Bavaria Virtess 420 Coupe.
German boatbuilder Bavaria Yachts has quite a following in Europe. And with three staterooms in a boat under 45 feet LOA, it’s not hard to understand why.
As I get saltier, releasing fish safely is what is uppermost in my mind to ensure others will share in what I have been able to enjoy.
Our first look at the Invincible 39' Open Fisherman
We catch up with the Miami Beach Coast Guard Commanding Officer, Michael Cortese, to find out how he thinks boaters can stay safer on the water.
Upgrade your windshield-wiper motor and add peace of mind to your next cruise.
Ask anyone who spends any amount of time on a boat, onboard comfort goes a long way. Find out how to make your boat even more appealing to passengers here.
Our Boat Test of the Jarrett Bay 43 HTX.
With a sporty ride, serious fishing amenities, and onboard attention to detail that will impress, the Jarrett Bay 43 HTX is a boat you need to know about. Read all about her here.