Saturday, April 30, 2011

Saturday Sailing Video #9

This clip made me laugh.

First Volvo Ocean 70 for 2011 race hits the water.

This one made my wife laugh.

From Proper Course, the excellent blog mostly about laser sailing

Saturday, April 16, 2011

Saturday Sailing Video #8

Barcelona world race, the double handed around the world non stop race in open 60's has finished. Here's an English language video from the second place finisher.

Abu Dabi Ocean Racing team, lead by Ian Walker are gearing up for the 2011-2012 Volvo Ocean race.

Extreme 40 catamaran series had a wild and woolly day in Qingdow.

Saturday, April 9, 2011

Saturday Sailing Video #7

A neat laser video

A cool video of the KYC 505.

A link to a really excellent blog post. Why is it excellent you say? Because it contains the phrase "For me the water maker has been like the flux capacitor in the Deloriean, I know what it does, and I know what it sounds like when it's doing it's thing but the how has always passed me by."

//Velux 5 oceans, CSM's blog

A really gutsy move ...

Monday, April 4, 2011

Badly done Crew Overboard

Here's a video of a badly done COB.

Can I get some comments listing what was done wrong?

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Saturday Sailing Video #6

Watch this and then tell my you don't need a holding tank

Watch this and tell me life jackets are to uncomfortable to ware.

Here's the article this is from:

Even Sail boat obey stop signs. Tell me you can't do the same ...