Preparing The Yacht for Sail

Preparing The Yacht for Sail

Before we set to sail, we have to perform a detail check, standard check of the boat, and we have to check the wind and the weather since it is of the highest importance to predict the best sailing route and have a nice and safe trip. We do not sail on a stormy...
Hoisting The Sails

Hoisting The Sails

1. Attach the sails. Attach the sails Secure the bottom front (tack) of the mainsail and jib to their respective shackles on the boom and the bow of the boat. There will be a small line (outhaul) attaching the rear corner of the mainsail (clew) to the end of the boom....
The anatomy of sails from all around the world

The anatomy of sails from all around the world

Sailing has developed over the years and different parts of the world use customized techniques and anatomy of sails. Some researchers attribute the invention of mankind sail almost the forward wheel, which is understandable – the river served us and sometimes...

Seasickness treat it so you can enjoy the sail

You may be suffering from the seasickness, but that is treatable, and you can go on a sail trip with us. It is motion sickness that happens only when on the water. The inner ear becomes unbalanced due to the rocking motion of a boat or ship. The part of the brain that...
Sailing basics – short introduction

Sailing basics – short introduction

If you are interested in sailing, here is a short introduction, sailing basics where you can find foundation, and get prepared for sailing with our skipper around the Bay of Boka or any destination you like. 1. Know the different parts of a sailboat –...