Making the news this week: ghost ships in the Aral Sea, and a potential environmental disaster on the Great Barrier Reef

In this week’s roundup of the world’s best boating photos, we see the grounded Chinese bulk carrier that’s been creating headlines, ghost ships lie rusting in what was the Aral Sea and Cambridge beats Oxford in the 156th Boat Race.

To see all these images head to our gallery or view previous weeks’ best boating photos.