Hannah Cotterell

Community Manager

Born in Bermuda and raised in the Caribbean Hannah spent the better part of her life living on or near boats! An avid sailor since the age of two, Hannah mixes her knack for storytelling with a love for the sea.

Hobbies include kite surfing, BBQing, flying drones and travelling the world. Hannah also claims to be a part-time pirate.

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Hannah Cotterell
Features

7 Sailing Books to Read During the Lockdown

We asked the crew for some reading recommendations, this is what they came up with, enjoy their recommendations on or off the water.

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Features

5 Sailing Blogs to Read During the COVID-19 Lockdown

Here are our picks of some of the best sailing blogs to read. We have picked a diverse selection that you may not have come across before, enjoy.

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Features

Top 5 Sailing Movies to Watch During the COVID-19 Lockdown

During the COVID-19 pandemic many of us are on lockdown. Whilst we’re confined to our sofas there has never been a better time to catch up on our favourite sailing movies!

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Tutorials

How to Enter a Marina at Night

Entering an unfamiliar marina at night, it’s something we’re all advised to avoid and rightly so as it can be dangerous. At some stage in your sailing career however you will find yourself needing to come into a new marina in the dark.

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Guides

Your Essential Boat Departure Checklist

It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for, it’s almost time to leave land behind and set off! Before you cast off your lines, there are a few essential things you need to do in order to ensure a smooth getaway and a safe and comfortable trip.

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Tutorials

How to Become a Day Skipper

A Day Skipper qualification forms part of a series of courses sailors can undertake such as competent crew, coastal, yachtmaster, yachtmaster instructor and yachtmaster offshore.

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