The Wichard Group has launched an impressive new electric furler, which incorporates a cunning use of multiple motors to keep size to an absolute minimum Furling systems for reaching sails have transformed the ease with which these sails can be handled, with the result that many more cruising yachts now have Code 0s and furling
Wow. We’d heard sailing the New Zealand coastline was going to be pretty epic, but we really had not expected such beauty. Sailing the rugged east coast from the Bay of Islands down to Auckland and back was quite the adventure. This weather is still going to take us some time to get used to.
How To Make Money Selling Digital Products (Gumroad Tutorial for Beginners) In this gumroad tutorial for beginners I show you how you can sell digital products online to make money! Gumroad allows you to list products for sale so your audience can buy these products from you, making it very easy to create and sell
Sounds can become very important when your visibility becomes restricted. In this episode we go over some tips to help recognize & understand sounds out on the water: —- Check out our tutorial video on Vessel Lights: https://youtu.be/etjnNDP-ofA —- At Sailing Virgins we aim to give tips that are succinct, to-the-point and entertaining. Ultimately, we
It’s been four years since racers last sailed the cold North Atlantic in the venerable Marblehead-to-Halifax race—and finally, the wait is over. The Boston Yacht Club and the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron have announced the 39th Marblehead-to-Halifax Ocean Race set for this July, resuming its previous biennial schedule. (Pro tip: enter before December 31 to
A quick Q&A video 🙂 I’ll have a new DIY video up on Sunday October 27 🙂 Online ressources for boat DIY: https://www.boatdesign.net/forums/ https://www.youtube.com/user/boatworkstoday https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCcJ-7wSvo6_BHsnbytM0jzg Marine How To – DIY for Boaters Boatowners Mechanical Electrical Manual: *** Links *** Sail Life Shop: (Items are shipped from the US!) https://saillifeshop.com/ Sail Life on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SailLifeOnPatreon Sail
Join us in the breath taking crystal blue waters of Barbuda as we take on Sharks, Lobster and Marlin! Days where we seem to spend more time wet than dry are our favourite days. We also explore an abandoned hotel which was pretty eerie. Shout out to our amazing Patrons for making these videos possible.
We continue to exploring the beautiful french island of corsica byt Fountaine Pajot 47 Catamaran and do some provisioning in Porto Vecchio. This channel is funded by viewers like you. Please help us keep this channel creating great content by becoming a patron http://www.patreon.com/sailingdoodles Donate Via Paypal to help us get a new drone: http://www.paypal.me/sailingdoodles
Racing in the 2024 America’s Cup match will take place in Barcelona, Spain in mid-October, with a calendar for racing now released Despite confirmation that the 37th America’s Cup would be raced in Barcelona back in March 2022, the specific dates in which the event would take place have only been revealed today, Wednesday 30th
Athena’s new head finally got here! A Marine Elegance from Raritan. *** Links *** Sail Life Shop: (Items are shipped from both the US and EU) https://saillifeshop.com/ Sail Life on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SailLifeOnPatreon Sail Life on Instagram: http://instagram.com/madsdahlke Sail Life on Facebook: http://bit.ly/SailLifeOnFacebook Sail Life on Twitter: http://bit.ly/SailLifeOnTwitter Donations for the sandpaper fund: https://www.paypal.me/saillife
This is the second in a series of videos with Tony Davis, the owner of Arey’s Pond Boat Yard, explaining the proper way to rig a 14′ catboat. Part 1 of the series is at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHyLvmYElVM&t=4s
Lead sailmaker Jake Pender and the author show off her new sail which Pender and loft co-owner Justin Ailsworth sewed in under five hours. It’s a typical humid, southern Chesapeake Bay summer day when I show up on the doorstep of Latell & Ailsworth Sailmakers in the one-stoplight, one-lane-roadway, rural tidewater town of Deltaville, Virginia. I’m
Often taken for granted, a yacht’s VHF radio is extremely important as both a transmitter and receiver. Even in our globally-connected world, VHF is often our only means of connection whilst at sea, and units are only as good as their VHF antenna… Aside from the safety aspect, navigation alerts and weather updates, the non-essential
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If you can sell more than 150 catamarans off-plan before the resin has even hit the fiberglass, you must be doing something right. Despite costing around $1.1 million once fitted out and on the water, Fountaine-Pajot’s new 51 has done just that. The French yard has been at it since 1986 and has built up
A short introduction to what I’ll be working on in 2020 and cleaning up the laminated doorframe from last weekend’s video. *** Links *** Sail Life Shop: (Items are shipped from both the US and EU) https://saillifeshop.com/ Sail Life on Patreon: http://bit.ly/SailLifeOnPatreon Sail Life on Instagram: http://instagram.com/madsdahlke Sail Life on Facebook: http://bit.ly/SailLifeOnFacebook Sail Life on
Buying second-hand bikes is a great way to get value for money. The used bike market is massive and there is usually something there for everyone. But not everyone is buying pre-owned bikes, lots of us are selling them too! So, this video is for you! Ollie gives you some tips and tricks to maximise
We finally untie the lines after many long months in Napa Valley!! I think it is safe to say that Mountain Myst is now worth much more than the $100 we bought her for but today is the real test to see how she runs! Thanks so much for being with us for this project!
Rupert Holmes picks best performing gear over an 1,800-mile test after taking part in the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race in 2022 After winning the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race aboard JPK 1010 Jangada Rupert Homes gives he full offshore sailing clothes review. Rupert Holmes has some 85,000 miles of offshore cruising and