Dinghy sailboat

Discover the thrill of dinghy sailboats and embark on an adventure on the open water. Find top tips and ideas for choosing the perfect dinghy sailboat and start your sailing journey today.
Unavailable Tent, Hull

I just bumped into this video of how a guy made a tent cover for his sailboat. Very clever, I think, especially the idea of running a tight strap around the hull to provide anchoring for the tent sides. I also spotted another of his videos. I wonder whether this tent might be set up while IN the ...

Dinghy, Boat, Yacht, Sailing Dinghy, Boat Design, Small Sailboats, Dinghy Sailboat, Small Boats, Wooden Sailboat

One of the perks of my admittedly cushy job as a freelance writer is that I get to try out a lot of different boats—everything from small rowing dinghies to large sailing yachts. Inevitably, some are more appealing than others, and I have to admit François Vivier’s 15′ 3-1/2″ Minahouët wasn’t one I was particularly excited about sailing. It looked nice enough in the pictures, but my heart wasn’t exactly pounding to get out on it. All that was to change during a two-hour sail on a gusty day…