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"ASTROLABES' AND 'SHEEPSHANKS' - YACHTING"S UNIQUE LANGUAGE EXPLAINED

From ‘Head Knockers’ to ‘Gaffs’, ‘Marlinespikes’ to ‘Luff Ropes’ brush up on your yacht vocabulary with the YPI Yachting Lexicon…

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Regardless of whether you are new to the pursuit or an old hand at the game, the world of yachting harbours a lexicon as bemusing and alienating as any industry anywhere in the world.

 
So in the interests of promoting a better understanding of our world of yachting, it is with great pleasure that we present the new YPI Yachting Lexicon - a world of yachting terms explained from A to Z.
 
And if you find we have missed any terms or expressions...please do get in touch and we will gladly add your entry.
 

Happy yachting (and better comprehension!) from all at YPI.