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Join world champion sailor and broadcaster, Nic Douglass a.k.a Adventures of a Sailor Girl, in her adventures around, in, but mostly on the water,

Adventures of a Sailor Girl Nic Douglass

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Join world champion sailor and broadcaster, Nic Douglass a.k.a Adventures of a Sailor Girl, in her adventures around, in, but mostly on the water,

    Adventures Weekly: Big Fella

    Adventures Weekly: Big Fella

    For Adventures Weekly on 10 July 2020 we were lucky to have champion sailor, boat designer, coach and self-proclaimed “sailing addict” Iain Murray – Big Fella with us to chat about his career and all that he is up to now with the Australian Sailing Team, America’s Cup and SailGP









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    A massive thanks to the Canberra Yacht Club for having me today! Stunning location for a broadcast!







    Next week, stay tuned for Kay Cottee! The first female to sail non-stop and unassisted around the world.

    • 43 min
    Adventures Weekly: Andrew “Dog” Palfrey

    Adventures Weekly: Andrew “Dog” Palfrey

    For Adventures Weekly on 3 July 2020 we are excited to have friend of the show Andrew “Dog” Palfrey checking in with us direct from Cowes, UK to kick of “Season 2”! We chatted about a huge range of topics, from Cadets to TP52’s, RC44’s, Mumm 30’s, the America’s Cup and his three Olympic campaigns! Enjoy!









    Adventures Weekly – 3 July 2020For Adventures Weekly on 3 July 2020 we are excited to have friend of the show Andrew "Dog" Palfrey checking in with us direct from Cowes, UK to kick of "Season 2"! We chatted about a huge range of topics, from Cadets to TP52's, RC44's, Mumm 30's, the America's Cup and his three Olympic campaigns! Enjoy!Posted by Adventures of a Sailor Girl on Friday, July 3, 2020









    We also went over the themed trivia competition from this week, brought to you by Pantaenius Yacht Insurance! Congrats to our winner for this week, @csheers, who along with winning a prize pack from Pantaenius Yacht Insurance, will also join each of the winners of the weekly video competition for our major prize draw in December of this year!







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    See you all next Friday for Episode 2 of Season 2! In the next few weeks we will be talking with Kay Cottee, the first woman to sail solo non-stop unassisted around the world, hopefully Iain “Big Fella” Murray and a whole host of sailing die-hards who we can’t wait to chat with in-depth!

    • 1 hr 34 min
    Adventures Weekly: “Season One” recap

    Adventures Weekly: “Season One” recap

    We have done a show every week since 27 March, so we wanted to take the opportunity to take a look back at what we are calling “Season 1” before we kick straight back into live interviews with Andrew Palfrey and Iain Murray next week from 1700 AEST Friday / 0800 BST!







    A big thanks to all of our amazing guests in season one for sharing their stories and their passion for our amazing sport in their own ways, and of course to Pantaenius Yacht Insurance for sponsoring our efforts to keep you entertained during lockdown!









    Adventures Weekly – 26 June 2020Recapping Season 1!!! We have done a show every week since 27 March, so we wanted to take the opportunity to take a look back at what we are calling "Season 1" before we kick straight back into live interviews with Andrew Palfrey and Iain Murray next week from 1700 AEST Friday / 0800 BST! A big thanks to all of our amazing guests in season one for sharing their stories and their passion for our amazing sport in their own ways, and of course to Pantaenius Yacht Insurance for sponsoring our efforts to keep you entertained during lockdown!Posted by Adventures of a Sailor Girl on Thursday, June 25, 2020









    We also went over the themed trivia competition from this week, brought to you by Pantaenius Yacht Insurance! Congrats to our winner for this week, @tomalessi, who along with winning a prize pack from Pantaenius, will also join each of the winners of the weekly video competition for our major prize draw in December of this year!







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    See you all next Friday for the start of Season Two with Big Fella and Dog!

    • 1 hr 17 min
    Adventures Weekly: Newport to Bermuda Race

    Adventures Weekly: Newport to Bermuda Race

    For Adventures Weekly on 18/19 June 2020 we welcomed Jay Gowell (Race Chairman) and Somers Kempe (Race Co-Chair) to chat about the Newport Bermuda Race and their pivot to create the 2020 Online Newport Bermuda Race (which you can still enter!). More information on entering the online race here: https://bermudarace.com/onlinerace ⛵And if you are keen for a leg up as mentioned on the show, head to Will Oxley’s website www.willoxley.com for more information! Great show – and can’t wait for 2022 – Nic 🙂









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    Congratulations to the winner of our Pantaenius Yacht Insurance prize pack, @TgiFishing who got 100% of the answers correct. You will also go in the draw to win a major prize in December with all of our other winners!







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    Next week we will feature the Newport Bermuda Race in retrospect, going over our memories from the 2018 edition and chat about how you get involved with the online race this year! All live on our Facebook page.







    For more adventures in the meantime, head to www.sailorgirlhq.com, or @sailorgirlhq on Facebook, Instagram, Spotify, iTunes, or Twitter. 















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    • 53 min
    Adventures Weekly: Terry Hutchinson

    Adventures Weekly: Terry Hutchinson

    For Adventures Weekly on 13 June 2020 we welcomed Terry Hutchinson, the skipper of American Magic, the New York Yacht Club Challenger for the next America’s Cup. Some great insights for the next Cup and from his sixteen World Championship wins in a variety of top-line classes, from the J24, to the Farr 40 Class, TP52 Class, and the Maxi72 Worlds ⛵️🏆 









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    We also went over the themed trivia competition from this week, brought to you by Pantaenius Yacht Insurance!

    • 1 hr
    Adventures Weekly: Ross and Kevin Wilson

    Adventures Weekly: Ross and Kevin Wilson

    For Adventures Weekly on 5 June 2020 we welcomed Kevin and Ross Wilson to chat about where we would have been this weekend (the Mooloolaba Yacht Club Australasian Etchells Champs), and the great work that they, along with so many, put into our sport as Volunteers. Starting their lives as sailors, they have been Race Officer’s since just prior to the Sydney 2000 Olympics (Kev was a judge before that), and have since been involved with so many top regattas in Australia, and at the Olympics.















    Our Pantaenius Yacht Insurance Trivia Comp for this week had a special bonus prize for the top five, with tickets to One Ocean, with the winner also being placed into our major prize draw for December. 









    Adventures Weekly – 5 June 2020For Adventures Weekly on 5 June 2020 we welcomed Kevin and Ross Wilson to chat about where we would have been this weekend (the Mooloolaba Yacht Club Australasian Etchells Champs), and the great work that they, along with so many, put into our sport as Volunteers. Starting their lives as sailors, they have been Race Officer's since just prior to the Sydney 2000 Olympics (Kev was a judge before that), and have since been involved with so many top regattas in Australia, and at the Olympics. Our Pantaenius Yacht Insurance Trivia Comp for this week had a special bonus prize for the top five, with tickets to One Ocean, with the winner also being placed into our major prize draw for December. Details on our website: www.nicdouglass.org/adventures-weekly/adventures-weekly-trivia-competitionPosted by Adventures of a Sailor Girl on Friday, June 5, 2020









    We also went over the themed trivia competition from this week, brought to you by Pantaenius Yacht Insurance! Congrats to our winner for this week, @tagteamracing, who along with winning a prize pack from Pantaenius, will also join each of the winners of the weekly video competition for our major prize draw in December of this year!







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    If all goes to plan, Terry Hutchinson should be able to join us Friday morning in Australia, Thursday evening for this week, live on our Facebook page.







    For more adventures in the meantime, head to www.sailorgirlhq.com, or @sailorgirlhq on Facebook, Instagram, Spotify, iTunes,

    • 52 min

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