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Panel on Seamanship: Video

In March of 2018, three of our members presented a panel in seamanship to a full house in New York Yacht Club's renow

Handling Emergencies - Perspective from Big Ships' Practices
This article suggests how the principles of handling emergencies on large ship can be applied to smaller private yachts – yachts capable of being cruised comfortably by two people. The principles can be easily extended to crews of more than two people, larger yachts, and professionally crewed vessels.
What If the Sheet Hits the Pram?
"What If?" is an excellent game to play onboard or ashore, with both experienced and inexperienced crew, day or night, at anchor or underway.
Seamanship Tips from the Masters

A collection of a few tips from the acknowledged masters of sailing

A Seamanship Ethos

Adapted from the foreword to the 4th edition, The Annapolis Book of Seamanship,

Themes from Incident Reports

When we think about boating safety, all of us can come up with a specific story, perhaps several, that previously tau