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  • Singlehanded Docking Sail Trim - Singlehanded Docking Sail Trim

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    Featuring Capt. Jack Klang Running time: 53 minutes In Singlehanded Docking Sail Trim, Capt. Jack Klang combines innovative classroom models with real world sailing situations to explain the skills and techniques required for singlehanders to dock with confidence in any wind or current, trim sails for power and speed, and retrieve a mooring alone. See Sailing Instruction with Capt. Jack Klang to get both Cruising Tips and Singlehanded Docking & Sail Trim at a discounted price.

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    Featuring Capt. Jack Klang Running time: 64 minutes The complete collection of 30 Cruising Tips with Captain Jack Klang. This is a must for those who want to learn sailing basics and brush up on their sailing skills. How-to topics include sail trim, docking, and anchoring. Jack combines innovative classroom models with real world situations to show how things work so everyone can understand. See Sailing Instruction with Capt. Jack Klang to get both Cruising Tips and Singlehanded Docking & Sail Trim at a discounted price.

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    Celestial Navigation Simplified A film by William F. Buckley, Jr. Running Time: 40 minutes. In this video, Buckley takes on the challenge of simplifying celestial navigation. He gives the viewer just enough concept but sticks primarily to the procedure, like a chef explaining the steps in a recipe.

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  • Cruising Under Sail - Annapolis Book of Seamanship Video Series Annapolis Book of Seamanship Video Series

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    A video series based on the popular book by John Rousmaniere.

    Running time: 5.5 hours. Teaches seamanship and basic sailing skills. Based on John Rousmaniere's famous book and hosted by the author, this award-winning instructional sailing DVD series is now available as a Digital Download. As the old salt says, "rocks don't move." Though made nearly 15 years ago, Rousmaniere's milestone series teaches techniques handed down by generations of sailors. A must for newbies and a solid reference for those who want to freshen up and improve their seamanship and sailing skills. "Will help Sailors be more confident and even enjoy sailing in heavy weather." - Gary Jobson.

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  • Circumnavigation - Pardey Off-Shore Sailing Pardey Offshore Sailing Series

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    A video series by Lin and Larry Pardey Running time: 6.5 hours. Lin & Larry Pardey's Offshore Sailing Series is a collection of 5 videos about the skills required to become a safe and confident blue water sailor. Lin & Larry Pardey are among America's (and the world's) most knowledgeable and recognized cruising sailors. They are known as "America's first couple of cruising." The series includes: Get Ready to Cruise; Get Ready to Cross Oceans; Storm Tactics; Cost Control While You Cruise; and Cruising Has No Limits.

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    Featuring Capt. Jack Klang Running time: 53 minutes Capt. Jack Klang combines innovative classroom models with real world sailing situations to explain the skills and techniques required for singlehanders to dock with confidence in any wind or current, trim cruising sails for power and speed, and retrieve a mooring alone. See Sailing Instruction with Capt. Jack Klang to get both Cruising Tips and Singlehanded Docking & Sail Trim at a discounted price.

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    Featuring Capt. Jack Klang Running time: 64 minutes The complete collection of Capt. Jack Klang's 30 Cruising Tips. This is a must for those who want to learn sailing basics and brush up on their sailing skills. How-to topics include sail trim, docking, and anchoring. Jack combines innovative classroom models with real world situations to show how things work so everyone can understand. See Sailing Instruction with Capt. Jack Klang to get both Cruising Tips and Singlehanded Docking & Sail Trim at a discounted price.

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  • Singlehanded Docking Sail Trim - Singlehanded Docking Sailing Instruction with Capt. Jack Klang

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    Featuring Capt. Jack Klang Running Time: 1 hour 58 minutes. 2-Video Series for crews and singlehanders. Includes both Cruising Tips with Capt. Jack Klang and Singlehanded Docking & Sail Trim. From sail trim to docking, Capt. Jack combines classroom models and real world situations to help you become a better sailor. Capt. Jack Klang is a US Coast Guard certified skipper and long-time consultant to Quantum Sails. Capt.

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  • Yoga Onboard Book and eBook Yoga Onboard

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    Featuring Sailor & Yoga Instructor, Kim Hess-Stone Running time: 35 minutes Yoga for Sailors Onboard is a practical guide for cruisers and liveaboards. Sailor and Yoga instructor, Kim Hess, shows you how to adapt traditional yoga postures, or asana, using various parts of the boat as props to create a yoga practice that works for your vessel. Some of the benefits of a regular yoga practice include increased strength and flexibility, restored energy, and harmony between the body and mind--benefits that all sailors, especially on longer voyages, will appreciate.

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  • Sailvation Sailboat Charter Briefing Scenic Sailvation Sailboat Charter Briefing

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    A film  by Incila Oezmert Running Time: 39 minutes. Sailvation Sailboat Charter Briefing walks you through a typical charter boat hand-over. The video is not designed to replace your live hand-over. However, with the information it provides, you'll be better equipped to understand the hand-over process, ask more detailed questions, and make your next charter cruise more enjoyable and trouble-free.

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  • Building the Frames Episode 1 The BIG Sailboat Project Boat Building

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    A video series by Sandra Sims Running time:4 hours 25 minutes Ten years in the making, The BIG Sailboat Project tracks the gritty effort of two gals as they pursue their dream of building and cruising a 43 foot steel sailboat. Located a 1000 miles from the coast in rural Alberta, Canada, the duo decide on steel as their building material, which they shape into a Bruce Roberts designed 43 MKII Long Keel Cutter.

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  • Batten pocket Repair Sail Repair with Wally Moran

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    A Series featuring Wally Moran Running Time: 53 minutes. In this 5-part video, sailing writer and charter skipper, Wally Moran, tackles his first sail repair project using a Sailrite Ultrafeed LSZ-1 sewing machine. Each year, Wally transits the Intracoastal Waterway from Canada to the Bahamas, and sometimes to Cuba (He’s a Canadian – he can!) And along the way, Wally maintains his boat, and now he’s doing his own sail repairs and planning some canvas projects too.

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