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NEW! Sailling & Racing Basics DVD Set
SAVE $10.00!

Reg. $64.90 2 DVD Set ONLY $59.90

Includes: The Racing Sailor & Basics of Sailing.

• Getting underway
• On the water instruction
• Rigging & parts of the boat
• Hoisting sails
• Gybing & coming about
• Reefing & knot tying
• Wrangling the spinaker
• Race starts
• Upwind strategy & tactics
• Reach tactics
• Downwind strategy
• Finishing techniques
• Wind shift management
• Offensive techniques
• Mark rounding


NEW! Race To Win DVD Set
SAVE $20.00!

Reg. $89.85 3 DVD Set ONLY $69.85

Includes: Racing to Win With Gary Jobson, Winning with Lawrie Smith & The Racing Sailor.

• Race starts
• Upwind strategy & tactics
• Reach tactics
• Downwind strategy
• Finishing techniques
• Wind shift management
• Offensive techniques
• Mark rounding
• Gary Jobson's start, windward & downwind racing tactics
• Lawrie Smith's sailing tactics
• Sail trimming & race strategies


NEW! Sailling 101 DVD Set
SAVE $20.00!

$99.85 3 DVD Set ONLY $79.85

Includes: Learn to Sail, Improve Your Sailing Skills & The Sixty Minute Sailor.

•Complete basic-to-intermediate sailing course with Steve Colgate
•Language, tips & techniques of sailing
• Wrangling the spinnaker
• Sail Trim & draft control
• Spinnaker handling
• Anchoring
• Nomenclature
• Rigging
• Points of sailing
• Tacking & gibing
• Anchoring & docking


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A Step-by-Step Guide to the Basics of Sailing with Penny Whiting

One of the clearest, most user-friendly teaching guides for those going afloat for the first time." A detailed, step-by-step guide to the basics of sailing which teaches, what to know before you go sailing, getting underway, the secrets of sailing and mastering the art of sailing. With on the water instruction, this program covers every aspect of sailing including the skills and confidence of boat handling and how to sail a 47 foot keel boat. Penny Whiting, is New Zealand's leading sailing instructor and a popular television yachting commentator. Learn: Rigging & parts of the boat, hoisting sails, gybing & coming about, reefing & knot tying, wrangling the spinaker & much more! Penny is the owner-operator of the "Penny Whiting Sailing School" which has taught more than 20,000 students to learn how to sail.

80 min

$34.95 R7087DVD

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Includes: The Sixty Minute Sailor & Improve Your Sailing Skills. Learn all the theory and practice including rigging, tacking, gybing, safety, anchoring, docking plus intermediate sailing skills including sail trim, draft control, reefing & spinnaker handling. SAVE $10.00. Reg. $64.90 BUY both for $54.90.


100 Sailing Mistakes & How To Avoid Them

Learning from your mistakes is definitely the hard way to go about learning how to sail. Doing things the right way is sometimes just a matter of not doing things wrong. You are much better off avoiding mistakes in the first place. This program includes a list of common mistakes, as well as a few not so common large mistakes that you'll want to be sure to avoid. Learn how to avoid, running aground, incorrectly securing the halyard, getting the luff tape jammed, falling overboard, getting lost at sea & much more! 2004 Release - Pre-Order Now! 50 min.
$34.95 Y9105DVD

Handling Sailboats Under Power

All sailors need to know how to handle a sailboat using an outboard engine especially when maneuvering in close quarters in and around mooring, docks and marinas. This program provides thorough instruction in sailboat handling including: approaching & departing docks & moorings, engine maintenance, steering a course, handling strong currents, backing, trimming, rules of the road, clearing lines, maneuvering in close quarters & much more. 50 min.
$34.95 H104DVD

Sailing With Confidence

"One of the best basic sailing tapes I have seen." - John Rousmaniere.

A great new learn to sail program designed to give those with little or no sailing experience the knowledge and skills needed to sail with confidence. Expert instructor Bud Foulke covers the basics of "getting started," intermediate "helmsmanship and maneuvers" and advanced "heavy weather sailing and flying spinnakers." 90 min.
$34.95 Y380DVD

Sailing In Heavy Weather

"This is the best video we've seen." - U.S. Sailing Association

Go offshore aboard a 40ft. sailboat for an exciting look at heavy weather sailing techniques and tactics. Join Warren Luhrs, Steve Dashew, John Neal and other top sailors as they talk about steering in large seas, heavy air sail trim, personal protection and storm tactics. 68 min.
$44.95 Y379DVD

Improve Your Sailing Skills

"This film was very well done with excellent photography and well worth the price." - The Log

Finally here is a tape for the intermediate sailor! Taught by professional sailors in a step-by-step manner, it covers sail trim, draft control, reefing, spinnaker handling, tacking and jibing, safety and anchoring. 45 min.
$34.95 Y385DVD

Spinnaker Sailing

Learn to sail the spinnaker with a world-renowned racer! America's Cup champion sailor Tom Widden provides on-the-water instruction on trimming, launching, gybing, dousing and packing. This program demonstrates spinnaker handling for both cruising and racing chutes and provides pointers to crew positions when handling spinnakers and the effect of changing the height and angle of the spinnaker pole. As president of North Sails, he is also a mine of information on sails and rigging. Don't miss him! 60 min.

$29.95 Y113DVD

The Under Sail DVD Set

SAVE $30.00! Reg. $89.70. 6 DVD Set for ONLY $69.75. 6 DVD Set: Sailing For New Sailors, Reading The Wind, Rules of the Sea, Day Sailing, Sailing For Paradise, Windsurfing. Learn the background skills & knowledge required for the novice or experienced sailor. Teaches: Introduction to the language, theory and fun of sailing, key elements for sailing a marked course, guidelines for conducting a vessel at sea, points of sail and wind direction, chartering boats & sailing schools, cruising aboard a 29' racer-cruiser plus lessons on boardsailing.

$69.75 SY406DVD

DVD Set The Annapolis Book Of Seamanship Series With John Rousmaniere

5 Program DVD Set includes the following five programs.

Crusing Under Sail
Heavy Weather Sailing
Safety At Sea
Sailboat Navigation
Daysailors Racing & Sailing

Based on the famous book and narrated by the author John Rousmaniere - this award-winning DVD series are some of the most outstanding programs in their field.

As one of the sports' most acknowledged authorities, John Rousmaniere has covered more than 30,000 miles of blue water and has written fifteen books about the sea and sailing. Yach Racing and Cruising World Magazine awarded him its Medal of Achievement for Contribution to Yachting. 127 mins

$144.75 S9370DVD

DVD Set The Annapolis Book Of Seamanship Cruising Under Sail

"This is the best instructional program we have seen." - Dolphin Book Club.
"An excellent job of covering basic seamanship in this program." - Sailing World.

This is the most complete and detailed instructional DVD ever made about sailing, from the moment you first climb aboard, to dropping anchor. Every maneuver and technique is demonstrated clearly with plenty of close ups and action replays. John Rousmaniere demonstrates navigation, sailing and seamanship skills in a clear, easy to follow way. Detailed explanations, action replays and close up photography all combine to make this program extremely specific and easy to follow.

Subjects covered include:
Basic navigation and planning a cruise.
Sail handling and sail trim.
Anchoring and docking.
Steering and boat handling.
Safety at Sea.
Moving around on deck.
Knots, ropework and much more!
72 mins

$34.95 Y370DVD

DVD The Annapolis Book Of Seamanship - Daysailers Sailing & Racing

In this program, you will learn how to sail and enjoy the most popular of all sailboats - the keel daysailers and small keel sailing boats.

Beginning with hull design, this program covers getting underway, boat handling and includes an introduction to the sport of sailboat racing. This program is packed with information including detailed close-ups, helpful graphics and a strong emphasis on safety.

Subjects covered include:
Tacking and Jibing.
How to shape the sails.
Life jacket type and use.
Crew organization.
The spinnaker.
Essential racing skills.
Navigation rules.
Man overboard rescue.!
75 mins

$34.95 Y374DVD

DVD The Annapolis Book Of Seamanship - Heavy Weather Sailing
"Superb program, Rousmaniere is a natural teacher." - Cruising World.
"Will help Sailors be more confident and even enjoy sailing in heavy weather."
- Gary Jobson.

Many sailors anxieties about sailing in winds stronger than 20 knots will be eased when they learn the lessons taught in this fast-paced and highly informative DVD about going out when the winds are strong and the seas are high. In this program, host-demonstrator John Rousmaniere shows the modern techniques and equipment for mastering tough conditions so that the experience becomes more enjoyable and less fearful. Maneuvers are demonstrated with detailed close-ups and animated graphics.

Subjects covered include:
Boat and crew preparation.
How to avoid falling overboard.
Storm tactics, including heaving to and drogue deployment.
Trimming and shortening sails in fresh, strong and gale winds.
Plus exciting footage from the Whitbread Round The World Race.
55 mins
$34.95 Y371DVD

DVD The Annapolis Book Of Seamanship - Safety At Sea

Endorsed by the United States Yacht Racing Union's Safety At Sea Committee.

This fast-paced informative program covers proven techniques and equipment for avoiding and handling nautical emergencies. Featuring host-demonstrator John Rousmaniere, this program is for everyone who realizes that enjoyment on the water depends on safety at sea. All subjects are clearly shown in action footage shot on board cruising sloops, with detailed animated graphics.

Subjects Covered Include:
Boat and crew preparation.
Staying on board.
Going aloft in a boatswains chair.
Realistic man-overboard equipment demonstrations.
Heaving to.
Use of flares.
Government Regulations.
Inflation of a life raft.
94 mins

$34.95 Y372DVD

DVD The Annapolis Book Of Seamanship - Sailboat Navigation

This program teaches you step-by-step how to find your way with classic dead reckoning piloting and today's electronic navigation instruments.

Includes clear demonstrations on the water and in a simulated navigator's station in a Coast Guard certified navigation school. Professional production includes detailed close-ups, helpful graphics and imaginative presentations of how objects appear on the chart and water, in good and bad visibility.

Subjects Covered Include:
The chart and compass.
Radar for navigating and avoiding collisions.
The navigation rules.
Finding your way in fog and at night.
Taking and plotting bearings.
Allowing for tidal current.
Tips and tricks for quick decisions.
70 mins

$29.95 Y373DVD

DVD Top 60 Tips Sailing

Sail with Confidence! Tying knots, navigating, trimming sails, jibbing and tacking, basic seamanship - tips to make it easier are all right here!

This program teaches the necessary tips, techniques and knowledge to sail from shore and get back to the dock safely.

Subjects Covered Include:
Preparing the sails.
Hoisting the sails.
Tides & currents.
Casting Off.
Sailing Maneuvers.
Pulling in Lines.
Navigation Rules.
Aids to Navigation.
Sailing Maneuvers.
Purchasing a boat.
50 mins

$34.95 H4776DVD

Sailing Skills DVD Gift Set

2 Program DVD Set features: Sailing with Confidence & Sailing in Heavy Weather. SAVE $10.00! Learn the basics of getting started, intermediate helmsmanship, maneuvers, flying spinnakers & steering in large seas, techniques & tactics, heavy air sail trim & more. Minutes: 127 mins

Sale Price $69.90 SSAIL


SAVE $10! Reg. $69.90 BUY both for ONLY $59.90. 2 DVD Set: Top 60 Tips & 100 Sailing Mistakes & How to Avoid Them. Teaches all the tips, techniques & knowledge to sail from shore and back again including: maneuvers, navigating, jibbing, tacking, docking, piloting & the most common mistakes & how to avoid them.



SAVE $10.00. Buy both for ONLY $59.90. 2 DVD Set: Improve Your Sailing Skills & Sailing With Confidence. An information packed set, filled with knowledge to help any sailor become an expert and develop the skills necessary to sail with confidence. Taught by professional sailors & expert instructors each program teaches:Helmsmanship & maneuvers, Flying spinnakers, Sail trim & draft control, Reefing & Spinnaker handling, Tacking & jibing, Safety & anchoring.


Sail Navigation DVD Set

Cruising Under Sail & Sailboat Navigation. Featuring World-renowned sailing expert John Rousmaniere, each program teaches navigation, sailing & seamanship skills with detailed explanations & on-the-water instruction. SAVE $10.00!



SAVE $10! Reg. $59.90 BUY both for ONLY $49.90. 2 DVD Set: Sail Trimming & Spinnaker Sailing. Learn to trim sails more effectively. Teaches on-the-water instruction on trimming, launching, gybing, dousing, packing, mainsails, & spinnakers.



SAVE $10! Reg. $64.90 BUY both for ONLY $54.90. 2 DVD Set: Shape of Speed & Race & Win. Lean sail shape & handling in three easy sections including mainsails, headsails & spinnakers. Plus a detailed look at each crew position - bow, mast, pit, headsail trimmer, tailer, tacks, jibes & douses.



SAVE $10! Reg. $64.90 BUY both for ONLY $54.90. 2 DVD Set: Sixty Minute Sailor & Sailing With Confidence. Teaches sailing fundamentals, rigging, points of sailing, tacking, gybing, anchoring, docking, intermediate helmsmanship & maneuvers.



Whitbread DVD Set

SAVE $10! Reg. $69.90 BUY both for ONLY $59.90. 2 DVD Set: Pushing The Limits & Volvo Around The World Race DVD. A "behind the scenes" look at on of the World's most spectacular ocean races and their crew. Featuring the Whitbread 97/98 winning EF Language's Paul Cayard (Skipper) & Magnus Olsson (Crew) and The Volvo Ocean Race Team, SEB and their 7 competitors. Skill, courage and endurance are put to the test with action-packed onboard footage and spectacular recap and analysis of each leg. Discover how do these extraordinary sailors conquer 9 hellish months of raging seas, whiplash gales & sub-arctic conditions. Get the inside story that has never been told.


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