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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.

Simrad GO12 XSE / GO7 XSR
Simrad GO12 XSE / GO7 XSR
Tuesday, 12 December 2017

The Simrad GO12 XSE and GO7 XSR are the newest additions to the GO standalone chartplotter series.

Loaded with the latest boating technologies, the GO12 XSE offers a new, 12-inch display option for the GO Series, while the upgraded GO7 XSR featu...

December Boatbid - Auction Open!
December Boatbid - Auction Open!
Friday, 08 December 2017

December Boatbid - Place Your Bid!

Clipper Race yacht salvage operation update
Clipper Race yacht salvage operation update
Thursday, 30 November 2017

The mast has now been lowered gently using scaffolding tower. Image: Clipper Race

Colvic Countess 33 for sale for cancer respite charity
Colvic Countess 33 for sale for cancer respite charity
Friday, 24 November 2017

This Colvic Countess 33 was donated to Sail 4 Cancer and is for sale with Boatshed Scotland. All proceeds go to help cancer affected families. She was generously gifted to Sail 4 Cancer by Chris Woods on behalf of the Keith Black Will Trust and is...

Breeze coming on for leaders with Cape Town finish on the horizon
Breeze coming on for leaders with Cape Town finish on the horizon
Thursday, 23 November 2017

Leg 02, Lisbon to Cape Town, day 19, morning on board Dongfeng. Photo by Jeremie Lecaudey/Volvo Ocean Race. 23 November, 2017. Image: Clipper Race

December BoatBid - A Preview
December BoatBid - A Preview
Wednesday, 22 November 2017

December BoatBid - A Preview

HUGO BOSS backs Alex Thomson Racing for Vendée Globe 2020
HUGO BOSS backs Alex Thomson Racing for Vendée Globe 2020
Friday, 17 November 2017

Image: Lloyd Images

Brexit poses ‘severe threat to Britain’s fishing communities’
Brexit poses ‘severe threat to Britain’s fishing communities’
Friday, 17 November 2017

Brexit will almost certainly have a negative economic impact on large parts of Britain’s fishing industry and the coastal communities which rely on it.

That is the key finding of a new report by the New Economics Foundation which analyses ...

First physically disabled person to row solo from Europe to South America sets date
First physically disabled person to row solo from Europe to South America sets date
Thursday, 09 November 2017

Lee Spencer ‘The Rowing Marine’ is in the final preparation stages to row over 3,500 miles across the Atlantic ocean in a bid to become the first physically disabled person to row solo and unsupported from mainland Europe to mainl...

Vanishing Sail comes to Dartmouth
Vanishing Sail comes to Dartmouth
Wednesday, 08 November 2017

Award Winning Feature Documentary presented by Boatshed.com & Classic Boat with introduction by Mark Horton,maritime and historical archaeologist, television presenter and writer + post screening Q&A with producer Justin Sihera.

December BoatBid - Preview Catalogue Live
December BoatBid - Preview Catalogue Live
Wednesday, 08 November 2017

December BoatBid Catalogue

Greenings out of Clipper Race
Greenings out of Clipper Race
Thursday, 02 November 2017

Image: Clipper Race

Winterising Your Boat
Winterising Your Boat
Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Winter is almost here...

The life of a Volvo Ocean Race sailor in pictures: eat, sleep, sail, repeat
The life of a Volvo Ocean Race sailor in pictures: eat, sleep, sail, repeat
Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race saw the teams race 1,850 nautical miles from Alicante to Lisbon, spending approximately six days at sea. Here are some of the best images that show just how weird life offshore can be…

Garmin® acquires Navionics®
Garmin® acquires Navionics®
Monday, 30 October 2017

Garmin Ltd. has acquired Navionics S.p.A., a privately-held worldwide provider of electronic navigational charts and mobile applications for the marine industry.

“Navionics has long been known as a leading supplier of highly accurate navig...

December BoatBid - Entries Close 29th October
December BoatBid - Entries Close 29th October
Friday, 20 October 2017

December Boatbid - Entries Close 29/10

Battle to the end in Clipper Race
Battle to the end in Clipper Race
Thursday, 19 October 2017

Image: Bruce Sutherland

Clean Seas campaign pledge
Clean Seas campaign pledge
Thursday, 19 October 2017

Alicante stopover. Ocean Summit. Photo by Pedro Martinez/Volvo Ocean Race. 18 October

December BoatBid - Entries Now Open
December BoatBid - Entries Now Open
Monday, 09 October 2017

Entries Close 29th October.

Helmsman Trawlers Premiering at US Powerboat Show!
Helmsman Trawlers Premiering at US Powerboat Show!
Monday, 09 October 2017

Helmsman Trawlers premiering at the 2017 United States Powerboat Show - Annapolis!

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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.