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VIDEO - ASA Sailing Made Easy Quick Tip: Hoisting The Main Sail. ‪#‎SailingMadeEasy‬ ‪#‎LearnToSail‬
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Great video of what it’s like to charter a boat and sail in the British Virgin Islands http://buff.ly/1QgAMYn #Sailing #SailingFun #BVIs
Great video of what it's like to charter a boat and sail the British Virgin Islands.
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Puget Sound Sailing Institute’s 2014 Outstanding Instructor Steve K got hooked on sailing while canoeing downwind using a garbage bag as a sail! ‪#‎ASAOutstandingInstructor‬ http://buff.ly/1aSZHjL
Puget Sound Sailing Institute’s Outstanding Instructor Steve Klump became hooked on sailing while canoeing downwind using a garbage bag as a sail!
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Learning to sail is just the beginning... Liz Clark has been sailing solo around the world for 10 years.
Surfer Liz Clark: An exploratory surfer keeps sailing to find the Pacific’s most secret breaks.
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A useful cruising tip to start off your week from SAIL Magazine ‪#‎CruisingTip
Tandem anchors can be a useful weapon in the cruiser's arsenal—as long as they're deployed and set properly. A Category IV hurricane was heading our way, and we did not want to leave our boat in a marina that would have no protection from the ravages of a storm of this magnitude.
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Video - Rare Sperm Whale Encounter... #theocean   #marinelife  
At 598 meters (1,962 ft) below the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana, ROV Hercules encountered a magnificent sperm whale. The whale circled Hercules several times and gave our cameras the chance to capture some incredible footage of this beautiful creature. Encounters between sperm whales and ROV's are very rare.
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Ever wondered how a sailboat goes upwind? Time to geek out on the science behind sailing and the principles of lift! http://buff.ly/1zI8JGF
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I'm no geek, but I think I get it. Looking forward to sailing again! 
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VIDEO - ASA Sailing Made Easy Quick Tip: Winches. ‪#‎SailingMadeEasy‬ ‪#‎LearnToSail‬
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The tall ship Lady Washington, sailing in the Pacific Ocean with a nearby group of enthusiastic California Sea Lions. Photo by marine photographer Pat Reynolds  #EarthDay #Sailing
“The tall ship Lady Washington, (a brigantine) sailing in the Pacific Ocean with a nearby group of enthusiastic California Sea Lions. The Lady Washington…”
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As sailors we should all protect our oceans - see The Ocean Cleanup Mega Expedition http://buff.ly/1EkQmPp
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Learn more from SAILING Magazine about cruising with a flotilla and find out how it can be even more fun than your average charter!
Digging deep into a wooden chest filled with doublets, waistcoats, sashes and breeches I found a tri-cornered hat, complete with beaded dreadlocks dangling from its leather brim. Perfect! Along with my plastic cutlass and scabbard, I was a near-clone of C
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The ASA is the leader in quality sailing education, with over 300 sailing schools worldwide and over 800,000 certified sailors!