Maneuvering A Boat With Docklines
Docklines are for more than just tying up your boat. Here's 5 techniques that can help you maneuver in tricky situations.
5 Ways To Sharpen Your Sailing Skills At Home
From knot tying apps to sailing simulators, there's plenty to occupy the land-locked or winter-bound sailor.
Choosing The Right Rope
Learn about the different types of boat ropes including various materials like nylon and polypropylene and color coding tips.
How To Splice Double Braid Line
Mooring warps, halyards, sheets, and plenty of other lines aboard all use double braid. Avoid weak knots by learning how to add an eye splice yourself.
How To Tie A Rolling Hitch
The rolling hitch is intended for use when the line is parallel to the load.
How to Splice Three-Strand Rope
Boaters have been splicing ropes for hundreds of years and splicing rope is a useful skill. We show you how to master the art in a few easy steps.