An amateur film by amateur sailors, Sail Vicarious is a how-to for would-be cruisers. Learn with them as they research, buy, and refit their new boat in this first of a DVD series that will follow Spencer and Kathleen’s circumnavigation. Though fairly basic, Sail Vicarious is thorough and straightforward—a good resource for beginners. Boat walk-throughs help present boating terms and the basic anatomy of a cruising boat, while maintenance tips expose some real cruising challenges.
Video: Peter Burling on One-designs in the Volvo Race
A champion in both the America’s Cup and the Olympics, New Zealander Peter Burling, a member of Team Brunel, recently spoke with SAIL magazine about the pros and cons of sailing a one-design boat again as part of the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race. May 2018 ...read more