A library of pay-to-view and free curated sailing movies: documentaries and web series, how-to sail videos and boat maintenance videos — available through Streaming, Downloads, and DVDs from sailing filmmakers around the globe.
FEATURED CURATED DOCUMENTARY
A film by Roger Olson
Running time: 53 minutes. Join Roger Olson on his 28 foot Bristol Channel Cutter “Xiphias” as he sails through the islands of New Caledonia, Vanuatu, and the Solomons in this 16mm color documentary he filmed back in the early 1980s.
Running time: 88 minutes Lin & Larry Pardey Cruising Tips Video demonstrates over two dozen tips to prepare your boat for offshore voyages. Follow their advice and make your vessel safer, easier to handle, and more enjoyable to sail. On board their 29 foot wooden cutter, Taleisin-the boat that was their home for over 100,000 miles of voyaging learn how to get ready to cruise.
Choose from our large library of free and paid sailing documentaries, how-to sail videos, and boat maintenance videos. Whether you sail across a lake, a bay, or an ocean, you’ll find our sailing movies inspiring and informative. Our filmmakers are sailors who share your passion for adventure, travel, exploration, and the fun of just messing about in boats. Please consider purchasing a video to support our producers.
With offer both Downloads and DVDs of our pay-to-view titles.For Video Downloads, we highly recommend using our Vimeo Sailflix option. Purchase the download through Vimeo On Demand for off-line viewing and get free online streamingeverywhere there’s a Vimeo App: computer, tablet, smart phone, smart TV. Most of our Vimeo titles are available for rental at about half the price of the Download. Want a DVD or Blu-ray? Purchase them directly through TheSailingChannel online store using Paypal. Credit Cards also accepted.
by destination… like Caribbean, Atlantic, and Australia
by how-to topic… like Rigging, Sail Trim, and Cruising Budget
or by producer… like Pardey, Jobson, Street, and Klang.
Click on a movie poster or use our navigation menu to watch free trailers, get more information, and make purchases. Throughout our site, you’ll find free curated videos from our dozens of YouTube and Vimeo playlists.
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