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The Top 7 Weather Apps for Sailors

The Top 7 Weather Apps for Sailors

Using Tech to Make Sailing Simpler As any seasoned sailor will tell you, the weather and water conditions are some of the most important aspects to successful sailing adventures. It’s also some of the most unpredictable things in life, even with the latest tech. There are hundreds of weather apps available for smartphones to help us figure out what the weather holds. These apps can be super helpful in planning trips and could even help sailors avoid sail and yacht Learn more
The Happiest Person on Earth is a Sailor, And he is Blind

The Happiest Person on Earth is a Sailor, And he is Blind

You Don’t Have To See To Cross the Pacific It took two attempts and nearly two months on the water for 52-year-old blind Japanese sailor, Mitsuhiro Iwamoto, to successfully sail nonstop from San Diego in the United States to Iwaki in Japan. After failing to achieve his dream in 2013 when his boat capsized and sank, Mitsuhiro is thrilled that he was finally successful this year. After he conquered the Pacific Ocean, Iwamoto proclaimed himself to be “the happiest person Learn more