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Maritime Myths: 30 Common Sailing Superstitions and Their Meanings

Last Updated on October 18, 2023 by Brendan Sailors, given the often unpredictable nature of the sea, have historically been a superstitious lot. Here are some of the most common sailing superstitions and their explanations or backgrounds: Many of these superstitions arose from the inherent danger and unpredictability of life at sea. Even today, with…

Best Boat Shoes For Women

8 Best Boat Shoes For Women Reviewed

Last Updated on March 28, 2024 by admin You’ve heard the term ‘boat shoe’ or ‘deck shoe’ but do you really know what they are? In general terms, the best boat shoes for women are made from canvas or leather with a non-marking sole and are designed specifically for use onboard a sailing vessel. However,…

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Exploring the Different Types of Sailing

Last Updated on September 29, 2023 by Brendan When sailing you can encounter many different experiences… from excitement and adventure to relaxing and peaceful. Depending on what type of sailing you want to do, the waterway on which you are sailing, the weather, and your skill level, there are many different types of sailing to…

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The Top 7 Sailing Hats for 2023

Last Updated on March 28, 2024 by admin The best sailing hats are generally made from lightweight, quick-drying fabrics. Some have cords you can use to keep them from flying away in a breeze while others are made to float in water. When you’ve packed all your gear for a day out sailing, don’t forget your…


Sailing Exercises: Improve Your Fitness For Sailing

Last Updated on July 31, 2023 by Brendan Sailing is more than a water sport. It can be a grueling mental and physical workout. It is because of this that sailors need to be fit both in mind and body to meet the challenges they will face on the water. Engaging in sailing exercises enables…

Why Your Child Should Learn To Sail

Kids Sailing: 11 Reasons Why Your Child Should Learn To Sail

Last Updated on December 5, 2023 by Brendan In today’s technology-driven world, outdoor activities hold an important place in the development of children. Among the diverse range of options available, kids sailing stands out as a captivating and enriching experience. Sailing is not just for sport. For young people who are introduced to sailing at…

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Sell My Boat! How To Sell A Sailboat Fast

Last Updated on July 26, 2023 by Brendan Buying a brand-new sailing dinghy or sailing gear is great, but not everyone is as cashed-up as they would like to be. This means that there are always people wanting to buy 2nd hand boats and gear. So whether you are upgrading your boat and gear, or…

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Tahoe Brim Sailing Hat Review

Last Updated on December 5, 2023 by Brendan We all know that a good sailing hat is important when out on the water. But does the Tahoe Brim Sailing Hat stack up against the rest? Is this the best sailing hat? What makes it a good sailing hat? I, like I am sure most people,…

what to wear sailing in the summer

What To Wear Sailing in the Summer Months

Last Updated on July 7, 2022 by Brendan Knowing what to wear sailing in the summer takes a bit of thought and preparation. You can’t just grab the first few things you see and head out on your way. Plus, the type of sailing you intend to do will have an impact on your clothing…

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Kids Sailing – How To Get Your Child Into Sailing

Last Updated on February 25, 2022 by Brendan Ahhh the sea. The wind is in your hair, sea spray is hitting your face, and the weather is absolutely stunning. What could be better than to be on a boat on some sparkling blue water on the coast? How about sharing it with your whole family?…


Sailing Gifts – Best Gifts For Sailors

Last Updated on October 17, 2023 by Brendan Whether it’s Christmas, a birthday, or any other special day where you would like to give that special someone a gift to show them that you care, it can be hard to know what to get. However, if that special someone loves the water and is a…

Ronstan Clear Start Sailing Watch is a pick for our best laser sailing gear list

6 Best Laser Sailing Gear Picks for 2023

Last Updated on February 23, 2023 by admin The best laser sailing gear can make the difference between an enjoyable day on the water and a not-so-fun day. The picks we have chosen below are excellent choices for racers and more social sailors and will guarantee you quality and comfort – two things to consider…

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