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Winds of Change: Rod Rigging Functionality, Interchangability, and Availability Considering Industry Changes

Winds of Change: Rod Rigging Functionality, Interchangability, and Availability Considering Industry Changes

Lisa Vizzini,   August 4, 2017

This article, by Lisa Vizzini, was originally published in the …

Five Things a Monohull Sailor Should Know about Multihulls

Five Things a Monohull Sailor Should Know about Multihulls

Ray McCormack,   May 1, 2017

This article, by Ray McCormack, originally appeared in the April …

48 North Top 25 Sailboats of 2016

48 North Top 25 Sailboats of 2016

Karen Higginson,   January 6, 2017

#1 Different Drummer Charles Hill CYC Seattle Score:  98.2% Fisheries …

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The ABSURDITY of Boat Projects

The ABSURDITY of Boat Projects

Becca Guillote,   March 8, 2017

This article originally appeared in the December 2016 issue of …


Race Reports

Red Bull Youth America’s Cup – Bermuda, June 2017

Red Bull Youth America’s Cup – Bermuda, June 2017

Karen Higginson,   June 28, 2017

Twelve youth teams, twelve nations. The pathway to professional sailing. …


Boat Tests

The Perry Carbon Cutter Project

The Perry Carbon Cutter Project

Joe Cline,   February 8, 2017

This article originally appeared in the January 2017 “Boat Show …


Throwback Thursday

#TBT: Model Ships: History in Miniature

#TBT: Model Ships: History in Miniature

Karen Higginson,   October 12, 2017

From the May 1993 issue of 48° North by Hewitt Jackson His …


Carefree Culinary Cuisine by Amanda Swan Neal

Carefree Culinary Cuisine by Amanda Swan Neal

Karen Higginson,   March 2, 2017

John and I flew to Arizona for a few days …


Emirates Team New Zealand Wins 35th America’s Cup!

Emirates Team New Zealand Wins 35th America’s Cup!

Karen Higginson,   June 28, 2017

America’s Cup Match, presented by Louis Vuitton, June, 2017, in Bermuda. What happens …


A Space Heater to Consider for Your Boat…

A Space Heater to Consider for Your Boat…

Joe Cline,   October 29, 2016

Here at 48° North, we seldom make specific product recommendations …


#TBT: Ten Things I Should’a Have Known When I Left Home

#TBT: Ten Things I Should’a Have Known When I Left Home

Karen Higginson,   October 5, 2017

From the March 1993 issue of 48° North by Diana B. Jessie …


Cruising Barkley Sound

Cruising Barkley Sound

Conrad Wharton,   February 24, 2017

This article, by Conrad Wharton, is from the February 2017 …


R2AK 2017 – 48°N Report #2 from Global, KELP, and Freeburd

R2AK 2017 – 48°N Report #2 from Global, KELP, and Freeburd

Joe Cline,   June 14, 2017

This is the second of our Race to Alaska updates. …


48°N Boat Test: Dehler 38C

48°N Boat Test: Dehler 38C

Joe Cline,   October 24, 2016

There are a lot of performance cruisers available these days. …


#TBT: The Seas of the “Suzy Wong”

#TBT: The Seas of the “Suzy Wong”

Karen Higginson,   August 17, 2017

From the September 2010 issue of 48° North by Marissa Beach Four …