"The Magazine"

From time to time BYM issues monthly magazines; scroll down to check out what is inside the available editions..

JULY 2017

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Bachmann completes ISM Audit on classic superyacht La Sultana


Editorial Cutty Sark and the Rolling Stones

Ocean Racing Bags How waterproof is waterproof?

Show Boat New Zealand build at Australian Show

Kathleen & May Another piece of British sailing heritage in danger

Loch Ness Monster Race Fast cats do battle on Nessie territory

Pamir A seaman talks about the Cutty Sark and the Pamir

J-Boats The MD talks about JEurope

Benetti Legend A versatile 24 metre yacht


Editorial  The month the America's Cup was won ....... and lost. Can TNZ win again?  

Sailing the Armchair   Hungry like the Wolf

 Lia loving Foncia  Flying on water  

Superyacht Master   Is this the right title?  

Sodeb'O versus IDEC  Two men, two tris, one solo RTW  

MSC Napoli  No Alang at Branscombe  

Green Passport  Lloyd's Register hopes to make ship breaking safer  

America's Cup Dispute Enter Captain Salvatore Sarno  

Shosholoza goes again  Captain Salvatore Sarno tells the story  

The new America's Cup Yacht  First concepts for the new IACC 90 foot yachts


Fuero C refit  Rondo C gets new name & new interior, but keeps her classic styling 

Sailing the Armchair  Captain Rapscallion puzzles over the ORMA decline 

Lia Ditton sails on Foncia  Fear, exhiliration & sheer power 

Cutty Sark   Sailing ships in chains

 Volvo Ocean Race  Two boats, two skippers, one team for Ericsson 

IDEC  Francis Joyon's new record chaser  

Ronde Om Noord Holland   A competitors view of a race with a difference

 Left for Dead   The untold story of the tragic 1979 Fastnet Race


Editorial  Why no pdf version of The Magazine this month?

Dehler 44 SQ  Luuk Le Clerq goes racing on the European Boat of the Year 

Tony Bullimore sets sail  Can he break the solo round the world record? Will he? 

Sailing the Armchair  Captain Rapscallion takes a look at sailing promotion

 Loss of the Ouzo  What needs to change following the MAIB report 

Cutty Sark  Can disaster be turned to advantage and the ship put back where she belongs?

Dangerous When Wet  John Fildes yacht was not dismasted, so why did it have to be abandoned?

Class 40 Phenemenon  The originator of the class talks about it

Sanctuary Cove Boat Show  More boats, more sales, more of everything  

Australian Innovation  Steve Hall picks out some personal Sanctuary Cove Boat Show highlights


Editorial  Not enough berths, boats, crew

Expert comment  Claude Hamilton on megayacht manning 

Ceramics on the advance  America's Cup yachts with F1 bearings 

G-Class  Time for The Race again? 

Kate wins  Classic yacht racing & helicopter gunships 

Golden oldie  The ketch White Heather 

Ocean round up  What's happened, what's happening on the ocean racing scene

Velux 5 Oceans  The latest  

Servane Escoffier  Looks good, sails well  

Ready for take off  We visit Tony Bullimore in Hobart

 Interview Iain Murray on Azurra, Australia & America's Cup

Megayacht news A round up of recent launches and other news 

Heli powers  MCA & HCA sign MOU  

Amsterdam Boat Show  Spectacular Opening  

La Ciotat Past & present

Monaco Marine New megayacht refit facility

Lightnings  Southern circuit USA  

America's Cup round up  Recent events  

Brussels bashing  Myths about the EC & RCD exploded  

USS Escanaba  Memories of a Coast Guard cutter 


Editorial  Boating & the environment  

So you want to be a superyacht skipper  Where do you start, where do you train?

 Worth another look  Some products that caught our eye 

Candid talk  Tony Bullimore on what's holding up his RTW record attempt 

Catana in Canet  We visit the French catamaran builder 

Ocean round up  What's happened, what's happening on the ocean racing scene 

Kojiro  Images from the oceans 

Knightly woes  Why so many problems for Sir Robin? 

Skiffing  Is any sailing so exciting?  

Megayacht news A round up of recent launches and other news 

The blacker side of yachting  Not so environmentally friendly 

Being green and saving money  Black Gold and Mirabella V are doing it 

Sponsorship  Are they likely to sponsor you?  

Boot Dusseldorf  The greatest boat show in Europe? 

Climate change  Is it a fact?

 Found after 63 years  Wartime friends are reunited, thanks to BYM, the Sydney-Hobart and the internet

America's Cup challenger  A BMW engineer talks about the challenge 


Editorial  Too many Boat Shows?

 Interview  Peters Opal General Manager Richard Hewett 

MSC Napoli  & the Wreckers 

A Rookie’s Tale  A powerboater talks about his first season  

Ocean Racing  Round up 

Velux 5 Oceans  Drama 

Route du Rhum  Drama  

Rolex Sydney-Hobart  Drama 

Glamour Girls  With sailing ambitions

Campaigns compared   Hatfield & Cammas  

Derek Hatfield  talks to Carina Prakke 

Giant Group builds Giant Tri  Groupama’s Roger Lair talks to Marian Martin  

Eco Carburettor Vemac’s alternative to fuel injection

Kate  Doug Gillanders sails on the replica 1908 12 metre  

Marco Polo The new 45 metre Explorer yacht

A tale of  Three Boat Shows

Barcelona Boat Show 

London  Boat Show 

Toronto  Boat Show 

Megayachts  News round up  

Bulli for you  We look at the hold ups that have delayed Bullimore’s RTW start  

One Man, two Oars, one Ocean  Andreu Mateu’s trans-Atlantic row  

Boating in Catalonia   AG-C talks to ADIN General Secretary Miquel Alabore 


Our January magazine was produced in pdf format only. It was the first issue of the newly reinstated magazine section and had a mixture of new and republished articles. You can download it HERE (3.44 mb).

Autumn Interviews. BYM talks to Bruno Cathelinais, CEO of Group Bénéteau.
The future for marine engines? Are alternative fuel engines the way forward?
Xmas tree ships. The story of the schooners that brought the trees to Chicago
Mirabella V & Maltese Falcon. The world’s largest sloop & the world’s largest clipper.
Megayacht roundup. Some of the notable launches of 2006.
The Feadship April Fool.
Mirabella meets the Falcon again; and her captain reports.
Rolex Sydney Hobart preview. We sail in the Big Boat Challenge & assess the Hobart.
Ocean Roundup. Some highlights from the 2006 ocean sailing events
Pirate Queen. We talk to Tara Conner, Miss USA.
Groupama 3 is launched and we talk to the giant trimaran’s builder.
Dry stack marinas. The boater’s choice, or a question of take it, or leave it?
MV Cougar Ace. The car carrier that lay down, but refused to die.
Spain’s Boating Industry. We talk to Francisco Rodriguez.

also available for download in pdf:
february (5.11 mb) - march (6.19 mb) - april (3.45 mb)

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