Tag Archives: boating

“Ode to the Credit Card Captain”

So you may want to watch out for these guys while in the islands. Thank goodness we sailors are such good neighbors. <a Granted, being a good neighbor doesn't mean we won't film you being not-so-smart and put it on … Continue reading

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Explaining sailing to non-sailors

The one they forgot: “When you go through this hole to the salon, you’re going down below. DO NOT call it going downstairs.”

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Top 5 Fishing Definitions

HOOK – (1) A curved piece of metal used to catch fish.  (2) A clever advertisement used to lure a fisherman to spend his life’s savings on fishing supplies.  LINE – Something you give your coworkers when they ask how … Continue reading

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Top 15 Sailing Definitions

Boat: Commonly used acronym for “Break Out Another Thousand” Boat owner: One who stands fully-clothed under a cold shower, tearing up $100 bills Boom: (1) Named for sound that’s made, when hitting the heads of crew, while tacking; (2) For … Continue reading

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12 Reasons Sailing ROCKS

Copy originally posted by ASA on 12-12-2012, additional links added by ViningsMarine 1. The history and tradition.When you go sailing, you’re continuing a tradition more than 3,000 years old. Sailing and sailboats are some of the most important inventions in human history, … Continue reading

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Racers versus Non-Racers

Well, if you’ve ever been crew on a sailboat race, you’ll understand this video. If not, you’ll understand the commentator.

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Real Life Monsters

Well, I’ve never been afraid of the water, but after seeing these fish, I may stick to sunbathing while sailing…

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It’s almost here…

One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter. ~ Henry David Thoreau

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