There are many reasons why people choose sailboats over motorboats. Some like the idea of a boat that runs on wind and not gas and oil, while others like the technical aspect of sailing.
Sailing yachts are also referred to as sailboats and include day sailers, weekenders, cruisers, and racers. Learn more about sailing yachts and find links to manufacturers and builders.
Check out this marine equipment and supplies retailer directory to find marine equipment and marine supplies retailers in the USA. The photo on this web page depicts marine knots on a sailboat.
The Moorings is a charter yacht and sailboat rental company. It is primarily for sailing experts but can have a crew as well. This company is active in the Virgin Islands which is a popular destination for winter getaways from the colder United States.
The following articles provide recent sailboat-related news.
Climate change activist Greta Thunberg, 16, will travel in a high-tech sailboat from England to New York on Wednesday for the UN climate summit next month, partly to highlight alternatives to plane travel.
CBC News. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019 07:19:03 EDT.
A sailboat belonging to Italian charity Mediterranea has rescued 54 people including pregnant women and children in distress off the Libyan coast, the charity said on Thursday.
The Local. Friday, 05 Jul 2019 09:20:49 +0200.