Welcome To Sailing Info4All
This Sailing and Yachting site is designed for those seeking information on sailing. Our aim is to provide a whole host of information, advice and links for those looking to buy their first boat or yacht, or those looking for further information about boating and yachting. The site will cover a wide variety of topics including advice on the different types of boats available ( Yachts, Multihulls, Motor Boats and Cruisers, Speed Boats and Personal Watercraft) , marine finance and boat insurance, sailing equipment, moorings and sailing training courses. The site will be under continuous development, features, advice and links being added all the time.
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International Sailing Channel - Boats On TV
The best sailing videos and sailing news online featuring match racing, ISAF Sailing World Cup and more from Boats On TV.
Buying a Boat
To buy your first boat can be a daunting task and could be expensive if you make the wrong decision. Check out the Buying a Boat section of the website for information on where to start, boat surveys and shared ownership schemes. There is also all the latest information from the National Boat Shows including the London Boat Show, RYA Dinghy Sailing Show and the South Wales Boat Show. A useful articles is "Borrowing Habits".
Different Boat Manufacturers are now featuring in our Types of Boat section, they include Porter Brothers, Rustler Yachts, Delphia Yachts, and JCraft Ribs as well as brief details about other Yachts , Cruisers, Speed and Sports Boats and Personal Watercraft.
Sailing equipment is an important part of the purchase of a new or second-hand boat. Within this section of Sailing Info4all you will find feature pages for waterproofs for on and offshore sailing, details about Nautical Rope , Ropeloft who stock an extensive range of sailing rope, Yachtbits an On-line chandlery specialising in selling and supplying Electrical and Electronic equipment for all types of boats, yachts and ships and A & A Cloths who are manufacturers of Fender Sock Kits, Tubular Guard Rail Covers, and Safety Wire Covers.
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Moorings and Boat Storage
Before you get your dream craft you will need to look at where you plan to store the boat when not in use. Look at the options available and costs associated within our Boat Moorings section.
It is not a legal requirement for you to have any official training before being allowed on the water, but it is strongly recommended that you do undertake some training. A brief description of the variety of courses available is shown in the Training section. Also, have a look at our page on Sailing for Beginners.
You may be just looking to the recreational sport of sailing, and wonder what it is like. Why not have a look through our Sailing Holidays section for examples of the exciting opportunities that are available both in the UK and abroad.
Other Sailing Information
Thanks to Cruiser Log (www.cruiser.co.za) we are able to provide other interesting features on this site. Click on one of the links below for further details.
We have also teamed up with StolenBoats.org.uk to provide the latest list of boats stolen in the UK.