TagSailing

4 Ways To Sail Faster: Foresail Trim
4 Ways To Sail Faster: Foresail Trim

In the long awaited part 2 of our sail trim techniques, we look at the foresail. Whether you have a blade jib or an overlapping....

BOAT LIFE- You Need A Sense Of Humour! | Sailing France Ep 136
BOAT LIFE- You Need A Sense Of Humour! | Sailing France Ep 136

Boat life really is the best 😁 Join us this week as we sail to Port Louis on the french coast of South Brittany. After....

We Don’t Want to Give This Up! | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 134
We Don’t Want to Give This Up! | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 134

This week we're reminded how much we love Ruby Rose and what a brilliant sailing boat she really is, as we encounter PERFECT (no, really-....

Sailing Into Better Things: The End Of A Difficult Year | Real Time Update
Sailing Into Better Things: The End Of A Difficult Year | Real Time Update

2020. Wow. What a dumpster fire! Firstly, I hope you are all safe and sound and full of Christmas food. Now onto our yearly review.....

TODAY’S THE DAY! We’ve Been Waiting 9 Months for This… 😬 | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 134
TODAY’S THE DAY! We’ve Been Waiting 9 Months for This… 😬 | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 134

This week we're in Vannes, South Brittany in France and WOW this place is magical. We moor our boat up just outside a pub (winning!!)....

“Sailing Into Here Is A REALLY BAD IDEA!” | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 133
“Sailing Into Here Is A REALLY BAD IDEA!” | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 133

This week we're sailing the Morbihan in Atlantic France and we manage to make an error calculating the tides which has serious ramifications! The tides....

CATAMARAN BUILD QUALITY: The TRUTH Brokers DON’T Want To Discuss!
CATAMARAN BUILD QUALITY: The TRUTH Brokers DON’T Want To Discuss!

Let's start with a truth: Catamaran build quality varies wildly. In this episode we are going to go talk about how you can get this....

Final Live Chat of 2020 from Greece! Updates, News and 2021 Plans
Final Live Chat of 2020 from Greece! Updates, News and 2021 Plans

Welcome to our YouTube Live chat! If you'd like to be notified of the next live chat, so you can join in the discussion in....

He LOVES it- She Doesn’t 😬  | Sailing Ruby Rose ep 132
He LOVES it- She Doesn’t 😬 | Sailing Ruby Rose ep 132

Welcome to this week's episode! Today we are sailing in France once again, enjoying our time onboard our boat while we can. We leave La....

TIME APART- Is It A Good Thing? | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 131
TIME APART- Is It A Good Thing? | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 131

This week Nick jumps ship and leaves me free to do whatever I want- and what I choose to get up to may surprise you!....

A Change of Plans | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 130
A Change of Plans | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 130

This week on Sailing Ruby Rose we drop our lines and head back to the French mainland, only to be caught out by the challenging....

CATAMARAN DESIGN: Why Are Some Catamarans Safer Than Others? Ep. 4.
CATAMARAN DESIGN: Why Are Some Catamarans Safer Than Others? Ep. 4.

Welcome to part 4 of our catamaran design series, where we discuss righting moment and structural strength. Righting Moment and structural strength of Catamarans is....

GALE WARNING! – But We Have Bigger Problems! | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 129
GALE WARNING! – But We Have Bigger Problems! | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 129

This week we have a summer gale approaching, so we do what everyone does and make sure we're in a well protected anchorage where we....

YouTube LIVE: Updates, Plans & News from Sailing Ruby Rose
YouTube LIVE: Updates, Plans & News from Sailing Ruby Rose

Welcome to our YouTube Live chat! The equipment we use: Panasonic Lumix G85 https://amzn.to/2FsC2Kc Go Pro Hero 7 Black https://amzn.to/2SRTWtF DJI Mavic Pro 2 https://amzn.to/2D6nZbs....

A Day In The Life Of Liveaboard Sailors | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 128
A Day In The Life Of Liveaboard Sailors | Sailing Ruby Rose Ep 128

This week we are sailing to Belle Ile, and even if your french is pretty basic, you'll work out that this island is probably going....

RUBY ROSE 2 Seawind 1370- Your Questions Answered
RUBY ROSE 2 Seawind 1370- Your Questions Answered

The Seawind 1370 Catamaran launched in July 2020, and there has been an INSANE amount of interest in this amazing performance catamaran. A collaboration between....

Our New Normal: LIVING on a TINY BOAT In the Middle of Nowhere
Our New Normal: LIVING on a TINY BOAT In the Middle of Nowhere

Living on a tiny boat and sailing the world means we can visit remote islands and communities that we'd never otherwise come across. This week....

CATAMARAN DESIGN EXPLAINED: How Hull Volume & Bow Shape Affect Performance & Safety
CATAMARAN DESIGN EXPLAINED: How Hull Volume & Bow Shape Affect Performance & Safety

In the third part of our series, we talk again to Antoine Richer, the Naval Architect at Seawind about how bow shape, hull volume and....

Cruising Couples Communication Tips
Cruising Couples Communication Tips

Rewind 18 years to when we knew nothing about cruising couples communication tips. It was time to do my very first stern-to mooring. The plan....

It must be Watmough
It must be Watmough

It was good to take a break from all the sailing motoring from the past few days. It was also good to have a new....

Dustin Reynolds: One Arm, One Leg, All Heart
Dustin Reynolds: One Arm, One Leg, All Heart

Dustin Reynolds is literally a “singlehanded” sailor. He’s also an ­inspiration to all who’ve met him on his remarkable quest. (Todd Duff /)On the evening....

Brewing Beer on a Boat
Brewing Beer on a Boat

If you’re of the opinion that a cold brew tastes even ­better on a remote beach, then boat-brewing might be for you! (Birgit Hackl/)What’s a....

Britican Is Sailing Again!
Britican Is Sailing Again!

After five months of lockdown in Grenada due to Covid restrictions we’ve finally been able to start sailing again. Britican is sailing again and it....

Just to anger the plankton
Just to anger the plankton

We got straight back to the sailing once we departed the shipyard. We wanted away from the noise of city life. Even Port Townsend, as....

Back To Top
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!