Ocean Navigator - March-April 2020

Sea Eagle II

As spring approaches and northern-based boaters start thinking about getting their boats out of the barn for launching, it’s likely that few owners will face the issue shown here.

HUGO BOSS race boat undergoes repairs

The IMOCA monohull HUGO BOSS is currently undergoing repairs at Hythe Marine Park in Southampton, U.K., after sustaining that most baffling and bizarre damage of hitting something in the water while mid-ocean.

Alternatives to ethanol

Most voyagers use diesel engines for their vessel’s auxiliary propulsion. To drive their dinghies and tenders, however, most use gasoline outboards.