Boating Sportswear With UV Protection

Ultraviolet protection factor (UPF) is a measurement of how much ultraviolet light is blocked by a fabric. UPF 50, the most common rating on clothing tags, means the fabric will cut out all but 1/50th of the sun’s cancer-causing UV rays. Basically, 98 percent of the UV rays do not penetrate a UPF 50 fabric. […]

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Global Solo Challenge: racing around the world in a 34ft boat

Dafydd Hughes was the second sailor to sign up for the Global Solo Challenge. He shares how he is preparing to race his S&S 34 around the world Dafydd Hughes spent 15 months refitting his S&S 34 for the Global Solo Challenge. Credit: Dafydd Hughes The Global Solo Challenge is billed as a race like […]

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Meet the Hood 35 LM

  When you’re a tech mogul, and just any boat won’t do, you call Chris Hood and the team at Lyman-Morse and they’ll bring your dream boat to life. Take an exclusive first look at that boat, the Hood 35 LM, here. When you’re a tech mogul, and just any boat won’t do, you call […]

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