A Video Series with John Rousmaniere
Based on his famous book and hosted by the author, this award-winning 5-part instructional video series is now available as a Digital Download and Streaming Rentals. As the old salt says, "rocks don't move." Though made nearly 15 years ago, Rousmaniere's milestone film series teaches basic sailing techniques handed down by generations of sailors. A must for newbies and a solid reference for those who want to freshen up their sailing skills.
Available on Vimeo On Demand and TheSailingChannel.TV
"Will help Sailors be more confident and even enjoy sailing in heavy weather." - Gary Jobson.
may want to begin with Volume V, Sailing Daysailors. This video provides a great introduction
to the principles and mechanics of sailing, which is much easier to grasp and understand sailing a small boat
. You can then apply these basic skills to larger craft and have a solid foundation for the sailing skills presented in the other four videos.
The five program series includes:
Vol I: Cruising Under Sail
Vol. II: Heavy Weather Sailing
Vol. III: Safety At Sea
Vol. IV: Sailboat Navigation
Vol. V: Sailing Daysailors
About John Rousmaniere
As one of the sport's most acknowledged authorities, John Rousmaniere has covered more than 30,000 miles of blue water
and written fifteen books
about the sea and sailing. Yacht Racing
and Cruising World Magazine awarded Rousmaniere its Medal of Achievement for his Contribution to Yachting.
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