Tayana Owners Group – An excellent source of information. Active Google Group and an awesome FTP section with tons of pictures of projects for reference or just cruising through. Ladies and Gentlemen, the TOG.

Blue Water Boats – Great site with lots of information about various types of sailing vessels.

Passage Weather – Marine weather

Pelagic Expeditions: Skip Novak, quickly becoming one of my heros.


Blogs and Sites by Younger People – I feel like the under 40 crowd is under represented in cruising/refitting community. There has to be more people out there cruising who are not retired/don’t have a shitload of money.  If you know of a blog or site about a younger person doing something neat with sailboats, please send me the link and I’ll add it here

WolfySwans – Finally! They’re doing exactly what we want to do! In a Tayana 37! Woo!

Nahoa – Mark and Molly Welsh are a young couple refitting their boat and planning some serious cruising.

Bumfuzzle – Pat and Ali sail around the world. If you read one blog, read this one.

Art Of Hookie – Falmouth Cutter 22. Need I say more.

59 Degrees North –  Andy Schell and Mia Karlsson

Yacht Teleport – Follows Jess and Chris as they sail a junk rigged boat through the northwest passage. So awesome.

Skye, a Lyle Hess 32 – Nice blog about a really pretty boat.

Soggy Paws – Great site with tons of projects. Great documentation of building an 40gph engine run water maker for under $2,000

S/V Robin – Andrew and Sarah are restoring a Cheoy Lee 36 in Florida for a world cruise. Great writing and updated regularly.

S/V Prism – A beautiful HC 33 in San Francisco.

Sailing Simplicity – The Adventures of Teresa Carey living aboard her Nor Sea 27.

Velocir – A Young couple Cruising aboard a Albin Vega they refitted.

Controlled Jibe – A young couple sailing a Pearson Triton along the Baja coast.

Liz Clark and Swell – A bad ass girl sailing a Cal-40

World Tour Stories – …

Rhapsody –  A refit of a nor’sea 27. Great Boat!

The Adventures of Mirimar –  A Tayana 37 owned by a young couple.