Author: OSA Admin

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Do you worry about manoeuvring a boat in tight quarters? Using a spring line to help docking and leaving a dock can make it easier to handle a boat in confined spaces. In this video, the guys from Distant Shores TV shows us a few docking techniques in a small marina.

There are many types of knots that can be used when sailing. Each knot serves a specific purpose, and knowing what knot to use in any given situation is a crucial skill to have as a sailor. Learn 8 essential knots, and when to use them, in this rope work masterclass video.

Position, 31/5: 33˚ 49'S 029˚ 09'E Distance to Mauritius, 1711NM Wind,  F3 SE Hi All, Well, it has been an interesting 36 hours for the start of our second leg of the trip up to Mauritius. Leaving PE, we had a westerly wind behind us and had a short trip around Algoa...