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OSTEND CROSSING
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ARTICLES, LOGS & YARNS

Welcome to our Articles section, where our writers and guest writers offer an ever growing collection of useful and entertaining sailing and cruising information plus yarns, logs and other salty tales of yachting in UK waters and further afield.

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We are always seeking contributions - 'how to' articles, 'I learned about sailing from that' types of article, accounts of cruises, or anything you may know about which would be of interest to other cruising yachtsmen.

If you would like to contribute, please Full acknowledgement will be given if we use any of your material - or you can be published anonymously if you prefer!

NEW ARTICLE 31/03/2011   Why Doesn’t Anyone Sail Anymore?

NEW YARNS ADDED 26/01/2008:

  'Cruise Camping Sweden's Blue Coast'
  'Red Sox'
NEW YARNS ADDED 10/01/2008:
  'Different Ships 1'
  'Different Ships 2'
  'Different Ships 3'
  'In The Company Of Gentlemen - The Rolex Fastnet Race in Triohe'
ARTICLE ADDED 23/03/2007   Installing a Marine Diesel
ARTICLES ADDED 28/07/2006 Beginning Sail Trim
Intermediate Sail Trim

YARN ADDED 15/05/2006   'The Chentlemans' Cruise 2006'

YARN ADDED 15/05/2006   'Saving the Snark'

YARN ADDED 01/03/2006   'A Tale of Sea and Scouse'

YARN ADDED 04/01/2006   'About Time's ARc - Bav 40 TransAt'

YARN ADDED 04/01/2006   TCM's Pacific Catamaran Charter

YARN ADDED 02/01/2006   Asterie's ARC - Across the Pond

REVIEW ADDED 18/12/2005   Albin Vega - Modest but Tough

NEW ARTICLE 16/12/2005   Insuring a Yacht

NEW ARTICLE 21/10/2005   Make a simple solid fuel cabin heater

NEW ARTICLE 20/10/2005   New Developments in Anchors

NEW YARN 20/06/2005   Team Nimrod Ostend Crossing
NEW YARN 12/01/2005   Knockdown! by Tor Pinney
NEW YARN 18/12/2004   Team Nimrod Go Dutch
NEW LOG 09/11/2004   Fairwinds Round Ireland
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