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About Site - Sailing Today is the magazine for hands-on cruising sailors whose love of sailing takes them around the British Isles, across the Channel and beyond. Offering a wealth of practical advice and a dynamic mix of in-depth boat, gear and equipment news, Sailing Today is written cover to cover by sailors, for sailors.
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Since - Jun 2013

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  • Hundreds of ways to get out on the water at Southampton International Boat Show July 29, 2021
    ‘Be inspired and have a go’ is the message at this year’s Southampton International Boat Show with the On the Water stage showcasing awe-inspiring, thrilling and breath-taking action-packed displays, and offering visitors a chance to get out on the water and have a go too! Organisers British Marine have increased the capacity for getting people […]
    Rob Peake
  • Boat test: Windelo 50 July 29, 2021
    Sailing Today with Yachts & Yachting editor Sam Jefferson tests the Windelo 50 catamaran There is nothing wrong with a bit of conformity. Even as humans we all have a certain desire to blend in and melt into the background. Yet, as the saying goes, variety is the spice of life. This certainly rings true […]
    Rob Peake
  • September issue of Sailing Today with Yachts & Yachting out now July 27, 2021
    The new issue of Sailing Today with Yachts & Yachting is out now and features the latest from the cruising world as well as great practical advice for all sailors this summer. We sailed in the Round the Island Race’s 90th anniversary with the Disabled Sailors Association and the Gwennili Trust. This month every year […]
    Rob Peake
  • Southampton International Boat Show tickets on sale now July 26, 2021
    Tickets are on sale for Southampton International Boat Show, taking place from 10-19 September. “This year is our 52nd edition and we’re excited by the changes which will make it unlike any previous Southampton show,” says Lesley Robinson, CEO of British Marine.  “Our outdoor setting, with Europe’s largest temporary marina capable of hosting over 300 […]
    Rob Peake
  • Sailmakers from all over the world make their mark at Southampton International Boat Show July 17, 2021
    From British sail lofts with full UK-based sales, service, design and manufacturing, through to products and equipment from some of the world’s largest international companies, every aspect relating to sails, spars, and rigging will be on show at Southampton International Boat Show. “Our presence at Southampton International Boat Show is instrumental in kick starting the […]
    Rob Peake
  • Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust celebrates being back on the water for Round the Island Race July 8, 2021
    The Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust successfully kicked off their 2021 season in Round the Island Race on Saturday 3 July, marking the first time the charity has sailed since October 2019. The iconic 50 nautical mile race around the Isle of Wight was an important ‘test event’ for the Trust to check all the extra […]
    Rob Peake
  • Maritime Minister Robert Courts goes sailing in an RS Quest July 8, 2021
    The Maritime Minister, Robert Courts MP, visited the Docklands Sailing and Watersports Centre in London on 7 July to be briefed on issues regarding the sector – and the minister found time to go sailing in an RS Quest. The visit comes during Maritime Safety Week (5 – 9 July), an annual event that seeks […]
    Rob Peake
  • Sailing is good for you, says survey, as more people are encouraged to get afloat July 7, 2021
    New research shows that being out on the water is beneficial for both health and wellbeing, says a press release from British Marine: With concerns around the negative mental and physical health legacy of the coronavirus pandemic, new research published today (7 July 2021) reveals that spending time on coastal or inland waterways can be […]
    Rob Peake
  • Premier Marinas buys Universal Marina on the Hamble July 5, 2021
    Premier Marinas Limited has completed the purchase of Universal Marina located on the River Hamble. The marina was purchased for an undisclosed sum.   Set in tranquil surroundings on the east bank of the River Hamble, close to Premier’s Swanwick Marina, Universal Marina provides 240 walk ashore marina pontoon berths, a 130 boat dry stack […]
    Rob Peake
  • RYA on the lookout for new helm as Sarah Treseder departs June 30, 2021
    The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) has today confirmed that Sarah Treseder will be moving on from the organisation to become the next Chief Executive at the UK Chamber of Shipping, replacing Bob Sanguinetti. Sarah is a member of the British Olympic Association Board and a Younger Brother of Trinity House and has successfully led the […]
    Rob Peake