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Podcast: Offshore Weather. 26/10/2014

Click here for the direct download link.Andy discusses his way of getting and interpreting weather forecasts offshore, and why he thinks people tend to overanalyze it to the detriment of their enjoyment of ocean sailing. This is a part educational, part rant, and part just what works for Andy & Mia. What works for you when it comes to offshore weather?Links discussed in the show:Passage WeatherSaildocsZyGRIBNOAA Marine Weather HomeNOAA High Seas Home... Click here for more info..

Podcast Andy Schell & NPR's Scott Neuman Talk Sailing Books. 07/10/2014

NPR's Scott Neuman chats with Andy about their favorite books that they'd bring along to a desert island or on a long offshore passage. They... Click here for more info..

Podcast: Master Rigger Brion Toss. 01/10/2014

This is a must-listen for anyone thinking of going offshore sailing. Brion Toss, a guru of yacht rigging, talks about all sorts of technical... Click here for more info..

Podcast: Crossing Oceans with Kids. 19/09/2014

David & Isabelle share their classic story of a ten-year dream-turned-reality to take their kids cruising. A French-Canadian couple from... Click here for more info..

Stepping Stones across the Indian Ocean. 03/09/2014

While the World ARC fleet are enroute to Bali it is interesting to note that not only have the crews commenced the second half of the rally... Click here for more info..

'Sailing Down the Years' Podcast: History of KSSS in Sweden. 25/07/2014

On the 59º North podcast, Andy Schell reads the first chapter of a book he found recently in downtown Stockholm on the history of the Royal... Click here for more info..

World ARC reaches Mackay. 23/07/2014

Soon the first yachts in the World ARC fleet will make landfall in Mackay, Australia, a significant achievement not only as it marks the end... Click here for more info..

Matt Rutherford Podcast, Landfall in Japan. 22/07/2014

Regular guest & sailing legend Matt Rutherford is back on the podcast to discuss his recent landfall in Japan, climbing Mt. Fuji, making... Click here for more info..

World ARC making a difference in Tanna. 14/07/2014

World ARC have visited the island of Tanna four times now and during those visits World ARC has developed a close relationship with the... Click here for more info..

Cruising Lessons from Ocean Racers. 15/07/2014

by Andy Schell350 NW of Bermuda...'Sleijride' is nearly halfway back to Newport on the return delivery following the Bermuda Race last week.... Click here for more info..

Ene'io Botanical Gardens. 13/06/2014

World ARC crews visit some fantastic and beautiful places and meet some friendly and interesting people. For several years the World ARC... Click here for more info..

59º North Podcast: Mentally Preparing to go Offshore. 12/06/2014

Welcome back! This week is a seminar Andy recorded at the Cruiser's University in Annapolis during the Spring Sailboat Show. People talk... Click here for more info..

Paul & Sheryl Shard of 'Distant Shores TV' on the 59º North podcast. 14/05/2014

Carib 1500 event manager Andy Schell chatted with Paul & Sheryl Shard of the popular Distant Shores TV series from Bermuda. The Shard's... Click here for more info..

59º North Sailing Podcast with Farr Yacht Design. 01/05/2014

Episode 23 is Patrick Shaughnessy, President of Farr Yacht Design. Caribbean 1500 event manager Andy Schell spoke to Patrick in his office... Click here for more info..

How the America's Cup came to the Caribbean 1500. 15/04/2014

by Andy Schell2014 will mark the 25th edition of the Caribbean 1500. It’s now officially branded the ARC Caribbean 1500, ostensibly to have... Click here for more info..

Sailors encouraged to join project to track effects of climate change on the world’s oceans. 28/03/2014

Cruising sailors are being encouraged to take part in a unique global study, using a mobile phone app to record the effects of climate... Click here for more info..

TeamSurv – mapping the world’s oceans. 28/03/2014

World Cruising Club boat owners invited to join an ambitious project and help map the world’s coastal waters with a simple data-logger on... Click here for more info..

World ARC Next Stop: The Marquesas Islands. 10/03/2014

The Marquesas fall naturally into two geographical divisions: the northern group centered around the large island of Nuka Hiva and the... Click here for more info..

An Interview with Weems & Plath. 06/03/2014

Andy Schell sat down with Peter Trogdon, owner of the traditional navigation company Weems & Plath in January in Annapolis. They talked... Click here for more info..

Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. 09/02/2014

The World ARC fleet left Panama and its heading to Galapagos Islands. This will be a unique experience for most of the World ARC... Click here for more info..

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