25 episodes

Andy Schell's evolving thoughts on the technical and philosophical aspects of offshore adventure sailing, including yacht design and outfitting, weather forecasting, sail selection, watch rotations and leadership, emergencies at sea and more. Plus the occasional interview with mentors and contemporaries.

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Andy Schell's evolving thoughts on the technical and philosophical aspects of offshore adventure sailing, including yacht design and outfitting, weather forecasting, sail selection, watch rotations and leadership, emergencies at sea and more. Plus the occasional interview with mentors and contemporaries.

    S3, #3 // 2011 - Weather Routing & Mental Prep on ARCTURUS

    S3, #3 // 2011 - Weather Routing & Mental Prep on ARCTURUS

    Season 3, #3. Andy looks back at their successful first Atlantic crossing on ARCTURUS and looks at how the weather routing strategies have changed - or not - over the intervening years, and how Andy’s mental aspect of ocean sailing has evolved.
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    How I Think About Sailing Season 3 is sponsored by Offshore Passage Opportunities. Want to be delivery crew? NEED delivery crew? Check out sailopo.com.

    • 37 min
    S3, #2 // 2010 - Failure on ARCTURUS

    S3, #2 // 2010 - Failure on ARCTURUS

    Season 3, #2. Andy reads aloud to Mia a dramatic, and at times embarrasing, journal about their failure to cross the Atlantic in ARCTURUS in 2010, and what they did about it. This is the first episode of our ‘Reflections on the Decade’ series.
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    How I Think About Sailing Season 3 is sponsored by Offshore Passage Opportunities. Want to be delivery crew? NEED delivery crew? Check out sailopo.com.

    • 29 min
    S3, #1 // MAJOR Announcement from Andy & Mia

    S3, #1 // MAJOR Announcement from Andy & Mia

    Season 3, #1. Andy & Mia record from the cockpit of ICEBEAR in Antigua with not one but two MAJOR announcements. Hold on to your hats, it’s Season 3 of ‘How I Think About Sailing!’ (Happy New Year!)
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    Sail aboard ICEBEAR or ISBJORN, our Swan 59 & Swan 48, in 2020! Check out all our offshore passages at 59-north.com/2020. HOLD FAST!

    • 21 min
    S2 #10 // ICEBEAR 1st Impressions

    S2 #10 // ICEBEAR 1st Impressions

    Season 2, #9. Andy & Mia talk about the ups and downs of the first 6 weeks aboard ICEBEAR, the new-to-us Swan 59.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    S2 #9 // Risk Management 3 w. Ryan Ellison

    S2 #9 // Risk Management 3 w. Ryan Ellison

    Season 2, #9. Part 2 of last week’s chat with former Air Force pilot Ryan Ellison for another talk about risk management. This one is in two parts, so make sure to listen to Part 1 from episode #8 last week first! See more of Ryan’s adventures on his YouTube Channel “Ryan and Sophie Sailing.”

    • 47 min
    S2 #8 // Risk Management Con't w. Ryan Ellison

    S2 #8 // Risk Management Con't w. Ryan Ellison

    Season 2, #8. Former Air Force pilot Ryan Ellison joins Andy for another talk about risk management. This one is in two parts, so check out the continuation next week on episode #9. See more of Ryan’s adventures on his YouTube Channel “Ryan and Sophie Sailing.”

    • 25 min

Customer Reviews

YangonGav ,

Another

Another great podcast by Andy and Mia. Worth listening to for all who enjoy sailing. Fantastic source of information.

Jackinthebox62 ,

5 Star

Great listening

Ruggr ,

Excellent!

Those interesting tidbits and pieces of advice that you hear in the marina and yacht club ... all condensed into a podcast. Marvellous.

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