Yachtsman Magazine

Delta Rat Scrapbook – by Bill Wells

Discovery Bay Lighted Boat Parade Bob Clappier checks in from Discovery Bay. Their formal parade was cancelled like many others, but the intrepid folks there made the best of it and held a parade...

Front Rudder – by Mark Reid

A World Away in Another Universe The 36th America’s Cup presented by Prada has begun in earnest. This time the competition for the oldest continuing sporting event in the world will take place in...

Lessons Learned – by Pat Carson

What Is Your Carboxyhemoglobin Level? Carboxyhemoglobin (COHb). I thought the same thing when I read, or tried to read, the word, but we should all know what it is – the concentration of Carbon...

New Products – By Terry Goble

Inflatable PFD Delivers All-Day Comfort And Bold Styling Too often, people don’t wear PFDs when boating because they’re simply too bulky to have fun in. The inflatable Bombora Adventurer is different. Featuring bold styling,...

Letters – by Our Readers

Hi Captain Pat, I hope all is well with you. I really enjoyed your last article about Is It Right or Is It Wrong. However, I just had a few questions for you about...

Down The Rode – by Ty Mellott

BAY & BEYOND JANUARY Jan • USS Potomac Cruises (Canceled Until Further Notice Due to Covid Restrictions). This letter is from the volunteers and representatives of the USS Potomac to all visitors to our website. Whether you are a...

Delta Rat Scrapbook – by Bill Wells

Ryde Hotel – A View To A Thrill I have been to the Ryde Hotel many, many, times; countless times when they were open for dinner, and have attended and sponsored many events there. It...

Front Rudder – by Mark Reid

Around And Alone This has been a year like no other. As far as sailing events go, they have been few and far between. Our yearly St. Francis Yacht Club Rolex Big Boat Series...

Lessons Learned – by Pat Carson

Is It Right Or Is It Wrong 12 It is January and finally 2020 is over. I thought it would be a good time to start out the new year with an installment of...

New Products – By Terry Goble

Lightweight, Wearable Safety Strobe Is Essential Gear After falling overboard, remaining visible to rescuers is essential. Wearing a Life Light® strobe from Ritchie Navigation aids in a successful recovery. Lightweight and compact, it attaches easily...