Sailing Logic Blog

Merlin Appears!

Woo hoo – she’s finally here!After literally months of anticipation (factory strikes in France, ferry delays etc), our newest First 40 has just arrived in Hamble from the Factory near Nantes.  To complement the Lancelot II, Arthur and Galahad gang, we have chosen to name her Merlin!  We can't wait to see her work her magic on the race cou

Day Skipper to Confident Skipper (Part 1)

RYA courses are brilliant at covering a HUGE amount of information in a short amount of time. They are intense, great fun and completely absorbing.  After completing an RYA Day Skipper course you will have been taught the necessary skills to skipper a yacht (by day in familiar waters). However, you may have been taught it but how much

Make the most of your Bank Holidays

So it’s nearly the May Bank Holiday and, let’s face it, the best thing about a Bank Holiday is that its time off work to go sailing! So here’s Sailing Logic’s handy guide to "What Sailing is on the Bank Holidays" Early May Bank Holiday - May 4th Race Development Course (May 1-3):  A Friday - Sunday course so you still have Monday

Spring Time and Tide

This Friday there will be a full solar eclipse, although most of us in the South of England can look forward to seeing a partial eclipse of approximately 85%, which should be at its most visible about 9.30am – check the met office infographic below for details for your area:Let’s hope it isn’t cloudy, as there isn’t due to be another chance to see

#ThisGirlCan - what is it all about?

Have you seen our #ThisGirlCan pictures on facebook, twitter and instagram?#ThisGirlCan is a national campaign developed by Sport England and a wide range of partnership organisations. It's a celebration of active women up and down the country who are doing their thing no matter how well they do it, how they look or even how red their face gets.