Shackleton Epic and Pete Goss in the Southern Ocean
The international nature of the modern rescue is one of its significant features – the communication and cooperation between countries and authorities is very impressive these days. Read this week's prime example.
A wide variety of informative and useful news from all the world's oceans again this week. Articles on chartering in the Caribbean; the restoration of a heritage sailing gig; the dramatic arrest and conviction of two sailors on cocaine import; and a story on one sailing ship which is transporting cargo across the Atlantic without using fossil fuels. Finally, Captain Calamity is back – his 15th rescue has just occurred..
Tobago Cays - best pick in the Caribbean .. .
In practical news, read why you should NOT paint your hull red, but another bright colour; how to go about making the best medical kit for your boat; and John Jamieson offers some excellent advice on how to avoid the danger of your boat sinking through a faulty skin fitting.
Much more too, so browse down the headlines to find your interest
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