Way to go
During open-ocean races, everything rests on the navigator. We spoke to crewman and experienced navigator James Beaumont about this vital role.
Eye in the sky
Drones are proving to be an invaluable technology, and we discover their growing role in search-and-rescue operations.
The power of nature
A fun excursion turns into a life-threatening situation for a Bakoven family.
Outrunning the storm
Richards Bay crew assist Mike Bickell in what the solo sailor describes as a James Bond-type rescue.
Tragedy at Woody Cape
The search for five tourists who were swept out to sea.
No place like home
Revamps, renovations and face-lifts to Sea Rescue bases around the country.
It’s a kind of magic
Corals go about their work largely unseen. The results, however, are spectacular.