"I know what it is to gently heel the boat and feel it come up towards the wind steering the boat with the smallest movement of a leg. I have also experienced the pleasure of fine reaching in four inches of water and felt the bow wave lift me over a sandy spit." - Dylan Winter
No rudder, centerboard, daggerboard or leeboards, can clear 4 inches and steers with your leg. Bloody brilliant!
How much is that kayak in the window? The one with the waggly tail How much is that kayak in the window? I do hope that yakky's for sale
That'll be 15,000 smackeroos! What....did you say 15,000? What's wrong, you got cotton stuck in your ears? Yeah, I said 15,000 bucks.
Introducing Kayak 1
The ﬁrst product from McLellan Jacobs, a lightweight, single person recreational kayak.
Kayak 1 is built in carbon ﬁbre by America’s Cup boat builders in New Zealand, with timber detailing made by the country’s most highly regarded furniture maker.
In addition to a gloss carbon ﬁnish, gold plated brass ﬁttings, and teak timber work, Kayak 1 can be ordered in colours, materials, and ﬁnishes to suit one’s requirements, making it a truly bespoke product.
Kayak 1 strikes an exquisite balance between contemporary materials and form, and traditional nautical styling.
HUGO BOSS presents the third installment of their extreme sailing stunts - following the Mastwalk, and Keelwalk, witness the Skywalk by Alex Thomson. Yes, it's a bit silly, isn't it? But what the heck, fun is fun. On with the show.
With tuppence for paper and strings You can have your own set of wings With your feet on the ground You're a bird in a flight With your fist holding tight To the string of your kite
Oh, oh, oh! Let's go fly a kite Up to the highest height! Let's go fly a kite and send it soaring Up through the atmosphere Up where the air is clear Oh, let's go fly a kite!
Eh, what the heck. I wanted to go for a swim anyway.
C. A. Marchaj -"To be seaworthy, a vessel must be able to defend herself against the incursion and peril of the sea."and"A competitive approach to sailing: above all, speed. Relatively small, overcanvassed and overpowered boats, suffering a notorious lack of stability, dominate the contemporary racing scene."
Beetle Cat Daysailer The Beetle Cat Boat is a twelve-foot, gaff-rigged wooden catboat designed by John Beetle in 1921 and originally built by the Beetle family of New Bedford, MA, famous for their whaleboats.
The Tillerman has posed a question. What is Caroline Flack's connection to sailing? The real question...you'll have to take a journey around the block, past Ming's Cantonese and head east to Rhode Island to find out more. (What is the sailing connection between these three photos?)
Do you want to become a better surfer, sailor or paddler? If you do, then you should jump in the water and swim. When you swim you learn pretty quickly just how the tides, currents and waves affect you. It's you and the ocean. That's intimacy.