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HaveWindWillTravel.com | Interview

HaveWindWillTravel.com | Interview

Finally I continue my cruiser and liveaboard interview series by asking Annie Dike from HaveWindWillTravel.com about her life on her sailboat and…

Gaastra® Softshell Jacket | Product Review

Early spring is the best time to buy sailing gear…

Fun ‘N’ Stuff with the Foxwell family | Interview

  The Foxwell’s are an English cruising family of three…

Life is Like Sailing | Interview

– A Simple Life as a Liveaboard Hello everybody! Now…

Learn to Sail online

Learn to Sail online

Learn to Sail online

Hello everybody! Welcome to my free beginners’ online sailing course. This lesson is designed to prepare you for a practical sailing course…

Technical terms

I start with some basic things and the explanation of…

The theory behind sailing

In this chapter I explain why a sailboat moves forward…

Close-hauled

As we learned in the last chapter, we need wind…

Learn to Sail Stop-Motion

Leaving the dock

Leaving the dock

Jenny and Tom show how to leave the dock in this video. Jenny, as helmsman, takes her seat on the side she…

Points of Sail

Sailing instructor Captain Sailnator shows in this video how to…

Tacking

Jenny, Tom and Captain Sailnator leave the dock. Pensioner Peter…

Beating

Captain Sailnator forgot his buoy again and has to go…

Nautical Knots

Figure-Eight Knot

Figure-Eight Knot

In this post I show how to tie the figure-eight knot with words, images and on video. The figure-eight knot prevents that…

Square Knot (Reef Knot)

In this post I show how to tie the square…

Bowline Knot

In this post I show how to tie the bowline…

Cleat Knot

In this post I show how to tie the cleat…

Sailing Videos

Sailing Video Sweden

Sailing Video Sweden

Hello sailors, this video was shot in Sweden in the area close to Stockholm on an Arcona 34 sailing vessel! Have fun…

Video Danish Southern Seas

Hello sailors, this video was shot in the Danish Southern…

Video Varianta 18

Hello sailors, this is a video I shot of the…

Sailing Video Denmark

Hello sailors, this video was shot in Denmark on a…