Tag Archives: Seb Destremeau

Midweek Movies

A bit later than usual, here’s this week’s roundup of sailing videos to keep you all going ’til the next weekend of great sailing weather! First up, it’s the 1990 505 European Champs, and YL dinghy writer Alan Henderson is in there somewhere. Lots of planing action in these two vids: Just when RS release the Aero, another Aero pops ...

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DesTopNews 2014-15

The latest international sailing news from (we reckon) the best weekly news proggie, DesTopNews: Destopnews N°15-The Sailing Updates–Full Edition 1. Man overboard in the Pacific Ocean 2. Hainan, the Chinese tropical Island 3. Huge winter refit for the biggest trimaran in the World

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DesTopNews 2014-13

Still by far the best weekly sailing news programme, here’s the latest edition of DesTopNews: 1. Team Australia – Challenger of Record for the 35th America’s Cup 2. The Circuito Mexicano de Vela – Yucatan Peninsula Mexico. 3. LeIgh McMillan wins Act 2 of the Extreme Sailing Series in Oman 4. The 6th édition of the GCC in Doha, Qatar ...

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DesTopNews 2014-02

Rather than keeping it for Movies Monday, we thought it would be a better idea this year to get this out on publication day. So here’s the 2nd 2014 edition of weekly sailing news proggie DesTopNews, and very good it is too: In this episode , we’ll review a sélection selection of five events that marked the spirits in 2013 ...

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Movies Monday

Getting chilly oot there – time for some winter warmers! First up, Gillies Munro and Daniel Harris of Royal Findhorn YC recently fought ther way to a superb 2nd place at the 29er Eurocup in Italy. Well done lads! Meanwhile, this German Contender sailor took a video showing just how fast this trapeze singlehander really is – Ben Lexcen (dsigner ...

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Movies Monday

Kicking off with what may be an urban myth, but it’s a good one anyways. Great example here of the US Navy throwing it’s weight around and then looking pretty silly… Next up it’s a video by RYAS of the recent Youth and Junior Championships at East Lothian Yacht Club, full report HERE: This is the latest Merlin Rocket from ...

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Movies Monday (on Tuesday…)

Our weekly round-up of work distractors… First up, it's the Laser/Torch/Whatever foiler from Performance Sailcraft Australia – seems to work! This might just be the boat, unlikely as it seems, to get more people into foiling affordably. Buy an old banger for £500, add the necessary bits and away you go, probably at less than half the speed of a ...

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Movies Monday

On time for once! After the Loch Longs last week, here’s some nice videos of the Fife Regatta, by (I think) Jim McNair (this is the first one, but there are at least 10 more that you can link to from if you also click ‘watch on youtube’): A pretty scary video of a Melges 32 getting tangled in a ...

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Movies Monday – horrendously late

Here’s this week’s movies roundup, starting with one from Dylan Winter of Keep Turning Left fame. We have been following Dylan since the beginning of his odyssey around the UK, with his plan being to cover every inch of the UK navigable coastline by always turning….left. We hope to have a lot more from Dylan when he enters Scottish waters, ...

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