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Bart's Bash world map

Bart's Bash world record attempt this Sunday

Fri, 19 Sep 2014

13,247 sailors, from 748 clubs across 65 countries have so far signed up for the Guinness World Record attempt

The Ocean Cleanup project achieves target

The $2,154,282 raised makes it ‘the most...

Eastbourne lifeboat rescues ‘electric’ yacht

The electric powered craft which was running...

PBO Tested: Southampton Boat Show Platinum Experience

Top tips for a VIP experience at the PSP...


Video: BayRaider Expedition on test

Meet the two-berth 20-footer that can be trailed behind a hatchback and launched in less than 15 minutes.


Matsutec HP-33A AIS Transponder: Firmware Update

New thread on the specific topic of the...

Aerogen 3 rectifier wiring

Hi all
i now have this rectifier thank`s to...

Replacement outboard for a Hunter Duette: which motors fit?

The Honda BF5 outboard on my Hunter Duette has...

PBO Project Boat Hantu Biru

Video: PBO Project Boat Hantu Biru sets sail

Bought on eBay for £510 back in 2011, the Snapdragon 23 boat's restoration is now complete

PBO reader survey 2014

Complete PBO questionnaire for chance to win iPad mini

Complete the Practical Boat Owner reader survey and you'll be entered into a draw to win an iPad mini

Glossary of nautical terms

Don't know a sampan from a sampson post? Perplexed by parrels, pelorus or pirogues? Harrassed by a harmattan? Welcome to the PBO glossary containing over 1,500 words, from simple sea terms to archaic sayings and ancient nautical nomenclature.

Podcast October 2014

Dave Selby podcast: 'Mad About The Boat'

'The advent of selfie-steering gear...'