Sydney to Hobart Race

Last week, one of the world’s most infamous regattas has crossed the finish line yet once again. The Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race usually offers some some real¬†excitement¬†when it comes to rough sea conditions and heavy winds. Over the years, this race has earned a reputation for causing some¬†detrimental damage to sailors and their […]

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Nordkapp To Stockholm…..

…… in an inflatable 13′ catamaran. That all adds up to approx. 1350 NM and 45 days. I like that every day he ends with setting up camp and sleeping ashore. This might be the only way I could be talked into this…………on second thought, no, I could never be talked into this. Check out […]

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Vendee Globe Week 5

We are trying to keep up with the predominantly French sailboat race, the Vendee Globe Challenge 2012-2013. This is truly the only regatta that is harder than the Volvo Ocean Race. Twenty racers began the race and only thirteen remain. Take a minute to catch up on the latest action as sailors try and race […]

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Antarctica is Beautiful

I found this on YouTube and found it quite relaxing…….even the cheesy elevator music. This is a¬†beautiful¬†boat and a beautiful sailing destination. Although this isn’t the typical ¬†warm tropical paradise it is¬†definitely¬†on my list of places to visit. Enjoy.

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The Greatest Sea Story Ever Told

The story of Earnest¬†Shackleton, his 27 men, and the almost 2 year journey they had to endure in¬†Antarctica is truly the most amazing maritime story ever told. Incredible real life footage can be credited to the on board cameraman¬†Frank Hurley, from Australia. Take 30 minutes to watch this 3-part story, as Kevin Spacey narrates this […]

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Solo Around the World, Non-Stop!

The Vendee Globe Challenge 2012-2013 is underway. The race¬†actually¬†started just over 2 days ago from Le Sables D’olonne, France. Catch the replay of the start here……… The race has 20 competitors 19 men and one brave woman, 15 SAMANTHA DAVIES Aboard – Sav√©ol 19 BERTRAND DE BROC Aboard –¬†Votre Nom Autour du Monde avec EDM […]

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