Site Aims


Packed with practical hints & tips

  •  Providing information related to sailing & cruising in Manx waters and the Irish Sea:
    Cruising Notes

  •  Encouraging Offshore sailing - with hints & tips on seamanship and navigation
  •  Following the activities of the Editor's boat 'Balstara' and The Biscay Challenge which is helping The Friends Of Chernobyl's Children)
  •  Providing  detail of crewing opportunities onboard Balstara:
  •  Providing news of developments affecting the Irish Sea cruising area, harbours, buoyage changes, events  and product releases.
  •  Each month sailing and navigation features will be added to the site - want to be notified by email ?

Plus reviews of and suggestions for practical books and gear for the cruising sailor:

How To/Practical books


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