developed and seo specialist Franco Danese

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11 March 2022

Interview with the wind: how it affects a boat, where it comes from and how it manifests itself

The installation you see above is called Peine del Viento (Wind Comb): it is the work of Eduardo Chillida, dedicated to the wind. It is located […]
24 February 2022

HOW TO- How and where to fit an additional forestay on board

While with a partially furled genoa, with a few square metres of canvas exposed, it is possible to sustain a bearing course in 50 knots of […]
21 January 2022

MAN OVERBOARD. How to save him

Together with oceanic sailor Sergio Frattaruolo, we have drawn up a scheme to face the worst emergency on board: the fall of a crew member overboard. […]
26 November 2021
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Fairlie Yachts. Timeless and out-of-common yachts inspired by Fife & Sons

What happens if you love the work of the historic Fife & Sons yard so much that you create a line of boats inspired by them? […]
10 November 2021
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Goodbye Mr. Hallberg-Rassy, the inventor of modern bluewater

A boating legend, Christoph Rassy, has passed away at the age of 87. Mr. Rassy created a world icon brand of cruising sailing. A brand that […]
1 October 2021
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“Someone save Moitessier’s Joshua!”. The appeal from La Rochelle

The association “Les Amis du Musée Maritime” of La Rochelle launched an appeal. “Save the Joshua!”. The mythical boat with which the famous navigator Bernard Moitessier […]
22 September 2021
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Diego Negri is Star world champion with Frithjof

“It’s incredible, a dream come true”. These were the words of Diego Negri as soon as he came ashore after winning the Star World Championship in Kiel […]
1 September 2021
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How much does it really cost to maintain a new or used boat?

Are you buying a new or used boat or have the idea of buying it? Great, but do you know what it costs you each year […]
11 August 2021
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Sunfish. This is how the world’s most popular drift was born

There are two new names in the American Sailing Hall of Fame. Alexander “Red” Bryan (1913-2002) and Cortlandt “Bud” Heyniger (1913-1992) probably won’t mean anything to […]