After capsizing the sailor quickly became exhausted swimming to the beach and was pulled clear from the waves by members of the public.
The incidents have prompted an RNLI warning for mariners in the area to use caution and listen take advice on where there are submerged rocks.
A single-handed sailor transmitted a Mayday call when his yacht ran aground on Bognor Rocks and he feared it holed and at risk of sinking
Two people were rescued from a burning yacht by the crew of a fishing boat who responded to the Mayday call.
A yacht abandoned by a Russian sailor who was rescued in storms off the coast of Norfolk is still beached at Scroby Sands - three months later.
Cornelis van Rietschoten tells PBO “Another 10 minutes and I would have been unconscious”
"Bad luck and propulsion difficulties halted their sailing for several hours", said Exmouth RNLI spokesman.
A Dutch warship joined RNLI lifeboat volunteers to rescue a stricken 300ft cargo vessel that was drifting close to the North Devon coast amid rough seas and force eight gales.
A 58-year-old man suffered burns to his hands, feet and face after a fire in a diesel heater broke out on his yacht
The yacht had a serious rigging failure and was in danger of losing her mast in 'atrocious' weather conditions
A shoreline search has begun this morning for a missing light aircraft which disappeared from radar yesterday.
DONG Energy is to make donations totalling £120,000 towards RNLI lifeboat stations at Wells, Clacton-on-Sea, Humber, Barrow, New Brighton and Ramsgate
A 28ft Bayliner boat was recovered by Poole all-weather lifeboat after it lost its mooring and washed up on rocks near the entrance of the harbour.
A major air and sea search was carried out for the skipper of the French catamaran Moon Dele who fell overboard around three miles north-west of Normandy’s Cap de la…
Gravesend RNLI lifeboat crew recovered an unmanned yacht after it broke free from its mooring and drifted into a shipping lane.
Angle RNLI volunteers responded to a Mayday call in the early hours of yesterday morning and rescued five crew from a sinking fishing boat off the Pembrokeshire coast.
A 10m yacht that ran aground two miles north of Hook Head, in County Wexford, Ireland is believed to have drifted free from its moorings.
RNLI crew found the casualties standing on their sinking boat up to their waists in water, clinging to the two masts.
A lone yachtsman was rescued by Kinghorn RNLI Lifeboat crew after he ran aground on rocks south of Inchkeith Island, in the Firth of Forth, Scotland.
A man has died after spending up to five hours in the water with nine others, after their boat capsized off the coast of county Wexford, Ireland.