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Mothership Adrift – One female sailor’s experience of raising a family at sea

06th Mar 2020

Irenka is skipper of SV Haddock alongside husband Woody. Since 2017, they have lived on board with their three children, sailing over 6,000 nautical miles, visiting eight countries and 32 islands, whilst juggling parenthood with life at sea and video blogging their adventures. Here, Irenka tells us a little bit about herself, her family and … Continued

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Anna Mourou Top Sailing Destinations

Anna Mourou’s top three sailing destinations | Dream Yacht Charter

27th Feb 2020

Anna Mourou’s top three sailing destinations As part of our More Woman at Sea initiative, She Captain, Anna Mourou, shares her top three sailing destinations and why she loves them…  If you’re planning on going on a sailing holiday this year, you may be looking for inspiration. To help, I’ve shared my absolute favourite sailing … Continued

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Sweden’s She Captain practices manoeuvres at our Stockholm base

23rd Sep 2019

On the 12th and 14th of May, Sweden’s She Captain sailing network for women chose our base in Stockholm to hone their skills. This network with 3,700 members was founded by Anna Mourou, who we’ve partnered with for her circumnavigation that starts next year. Anna is also our ambassador for our #MoreWomenatSea campaign, launched in … Continued

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A day in the life of a BVI skipper for Dream Yacht Charter

23rd Sep 2019

Lisa Rolland is one of our professional skippers and is based at Scrub Island Resort & Spa in the British Virgin Islands. As part of our #MoreWomenatSea series, Lisa told us how she got into sailing, her career so far and what her typical day as a Dream Yacht Charter skipper looks like… How often … Continued

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How to enjoy a long-term charter sailing Pacific islands with a young family

23rd Sep 2019

Have you ever been on vacation and not wanted to go home? A sailing vacation can make you feel so free that you can’t wait to keep the adventure going. Sailors Marjorie Fillet and her husband, Thibault, felt that way and began to plan their long-term charter in the Pacific with their two young children, … Continued

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One way sailing from La Rochelle to Sardinia

23rd Sep 2019

The experience of sailing the Mediterranean one way from La Rochelle to Sardinia Our #MoreWomenAtSea brand ambassador, Anna Mourou, founder of the successful woman sailor network, She Captain, is sharing her experiences in the run-up to her three-year circumnavigation, which starts next year. We caught up with Anna to find out about her recent long-distance … Continued

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Lisa Blair’s guide to dealing with a crisis when sailing solo around Antartica

23rd Sep 2019

Australian sailor and world record holder, Lisa Blair has an inspiring, unbreakable spirit even when she loses her mast and is then crushed by a containership in high seas, a thousand miles offshore.  Her fortitude is astounding and her achievements speak for her. She’s got the fastest time for circumventing Australia on a monohull and … Continued

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