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Another Brush with Mortality

Another Brush with Mortality

Dan Crookes,   March 15, 2016

We’ve all done some dumb stuff.  I know I have. …

Sailmaker Sessions Interview: Dale Waagmeester

Sailmaker Sessions Interview: Dale Waagmeester

Joe Cline,   March 9, 2016

The Sailmaker Sessions is a new recurring series for 48° North. …

The Destination Wedding Principle

The Destination Wedding Principle

Joe Cline,   February 11, 2016

For many regattas, participant numbers are a shadow of their …

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Sea Stories

Stepping Up

Stepping Up

Rich Johnson,   April 3, 2016

Making the Leap from a Trailerable Sailboat to a Mid-Sized …


Race Reports

48°N Interview: Tucker Thompson

48°N Interview: Tucker Thompson

Joe Cline,   March 18, 2016

This article originally appeared in the March 2016 issue of 48° …


Boat Tests

48°N Boat Test: J/88

48°N Boat Test: J/88

Joe Cline,   February 1, 2016

We recently had the privilege to go out sailing on …


Throwback Thursday

#TBT: Saratoga Passage –  Oak Harbor to Langley

#TBT: Saratoga Passage – Oak Harbor to Langley

Michael Collins,   April 21, 2016

Whether you’re just starting out an end-of-summer cruise to the …


The Art of the Delivery

The Art of the Delivery

Andy Schwenk,   March 11, 2016

From the March 2016 48° North Sailing season is starting …


Top 25 Sailboats of 2015

Top 25 Sailboats of 2015

Karen Higginson,   February 1, 2016

Fisheries Supply again joins 48° North in recognizing the high …


48°N Boat Test: The Return of the Dana 24

48°N Boat Test: The Return of the Dana 24

Richard Hazelton,   January 28, 2016

Review by Richard Hazelton   Roller furling main and jib, …


#TBT: Fishermen’s Meals a la 1936

#TBT: Fishermen’s Meals a la 1936

Karen Higginson,   April 14, 2016

From the July 2004 issue of 48° North by Joe Follansbee Photographs …


Sailing the Frosh Pond at UW

Sailing the Frosh Pond at UW

Ken Howe,   February 18, 2016

Not only did the University of Washington (UW) sailing club dock …


The Pitchpoling of “Dragonfly”

The Pitchpoling of “Dragonfly”

Richard Ackrill,   January 31, 2016

The Round the County Race has been one of our …


48°N Boat Test: Lagoon 39

48°N Boat Test: Lagoon 39

Joe Cline,   January 7, 2016

You’ve probably seen the new Lagoon 39 at the Boat …


#TBT The “Inner” Inside Passage

#TBT The “Inner” Inside Passage

Michael Collins,   April 7, 2016

While one cannot entirely avoid Johnstone Strait, there is an …