Our Features section carries a wide range of articles which are more than a transient 'News' item, or report of a particular event. We're keen to develop this area further in 2017, and will be publishing articles in partnership with the yachting press as well as our Members. If you have ideas for a topic to include, do contact the Editor.
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Winners of the 2016 photography competition were announced at the OGA AGM, 14 January, 2017. Read on for full details and to find a gallery of all submitted photos . . .
No, it’s not the most impractical boat in which to sail around the world with your young family – it’s the best! Find out why in this feature first published in Classic Boat Magazine, September, 2016.
In this article, first published in Water Craft Magazine, November/December 2015, designer Andrew Wolstenholme suggests there's more to modern gaffers than 'nostalgia-lite'.
For those of you who enjoyed the talk at our 2015 Solent AGM here is an update about H W 'Bill' Tilman from Bob Comlay. A new collected edition of all Tilman's books is available with a generous discount for OGA members, read on for more details.
We bring David Sycamore's tale of his solo transatlantic crossing in 'Sally B', a traditional gaff rigged 34' wooden boat, sailing from Mevagissey to Martinique. First published in Classic Boat Magazine, October, 2016.
Many OGA members keep blogs and other online records of their restoration projects, racing and cruising activites. We list them here for others to share. If you have a blog or online tale to share, contact the Editor.