Even in the modern age, there are a few bedrock skills no gentleman should live without. These skills make him a fierce competitor, a worthy lover, a man of intellect and a man of action. They’re not easy to learn, but they’re well worth the effort. And over the past year, our experts have broken down exactly how to master them. See what we mean on the following pages, where you’ll find photos representing these essential abilities and underneath them, links to that expert advice. You’ll be a better man for it, we promise.