Links

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. http://www.tognews.com/

Blue Water Boats – Great site with lots of information about various types of sailing vessels. http://www.bluewaterboats.org

Passage Weather – Marine weather http://passageweather.com/

Pelagic Expeditions: Skip Novak, quickly becoming one of my heros. http://www.pelagic.co.uk/

 

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.