Ian Walker is YJA Yachtsman of the Year

Boating cartoonist Mike Peyton, Volvo Ocean Race skipper Ian Walker and young sailor Eleanor Poole were celebrated at the YJA Yachtsman of the Year awards

The 38ft Vindo long keel ketch, called Fram III, that was stolen from Holyhead Marina

The 38ft Vindo long keel ketch, with a white hull and varnished topsides, called Fram III, has been stolen from Holyhead Marina on the Welsh coast

Neglect to apply antifouling and this is the inevitable result

The survey was completed by almost 2,500 boat owners, the vast majority of whom paint their own boats with antifouling paint on an annual basis

PBO Feb 2016 cover

In the February 2016 issue of Practical Boat Owner...