Skipper Jake’s Bunkside Reading

Here’s a selection of some of Skipper Jake’s bunk side reading that will support you through your Yachtmaster, Dayskipper and Essential Navigation courses. They should all be available from major booksellers. Reading about sailing is so important for anyone starting out on an adventure on the water. It helps build experience and confidence as well […]

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16 minutes in a stormy night- Looking for the lost Buoy!

Navigation out in the open sea is not the difficult part of any journey. Sailors have been doing this from long before the Vikings plundered Europe, or Irish monks maybe landed in America in the 6th century. They did manage all this without much in the way of navigation tools, and tobacco and potatoes are some of the fruits of their daring.

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