S/V Southern Cross Ep.one – What makes a True Bluewater Sailboat
Beginning to break down the unique parts of a sailboat to establish what makes a bluewater sailboat.
These are my Opinions I have fashioned above decades of investigation and talking with sailors who have circumnavigated or put in prolonged time sailing offshore. Compiling info from books, publications, on-line investigation, stepping on quite a few unique type and course of sailboats and first hand conversations about the boats utilised and classes discovered by the true sailors.
Black and white photo is of Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton and a tiny portion of the crew of the Stamina as they established off on an 800 mile voyage across the Southern Ocean in a 22ft existence-raft