Adventures Weekly

Adventures Weekly: The Original SINS

This week on Adventures Weekly the Sailor Girl, Nic Douglass took on the challenge of chatting with two incredible sailors and journalists, as well as being two of the founding members of the Society of International Scribes (SINS); Bob Fisher and Rob Mundle. With 35 books, four world championship wins, and a serious and renowned […]

Adventures Weekly : John Bertrand AO

What an amazing show with John Bertrand AO to chat about the legendary Australia II win in his role as skipper, the Olympics both in 1972 and then 1976 where he won bronze, his mentors, his teammates, his youth, the psychology of winning and of course what he is up to now including being President […]

Adventures Weekly: Tracy Edwards

What a show…! For Adventures Weekly on 15 May 2020 the Sailor Girl welcomed Tracy Edwards MBE, direct from the UK to chat about her inspiring journey with Maiden, and The Maiden Factor. For a full sixty minutes we chatted about the early days, the Whitbread, the Maiden movie, her motivation(s), the tough times, the good times, […]

Adventures Weekly: #Keepingyoucovered Reunion

Adventures Weekly – 8 May 2020 with a focus and behind-the-scenes look at our #KeepingYouCovered campaign, covering #EveryManWomanAndBoat from start to finish in the Rolex Sydney Hobart! Great to have the “Beneteau Whisperer” Nev Sail, Ronald A Simpson “Droney”, Renee Smith from Making Waves Foundation (SWD), and the awesome Steven Shield along with regular hosts […]

Adventures Weekly: SailGP USA in the spotlight

Adventures Weekly – 1 May 2020 with a focus on the United States SailGP Team aired in the US at 2000 ET and in Australia at 1000 AEST. We were joined by Kimo Worthington (exceptional sailor himself; America’s Cup and Whitbread Winner) General Manager of the team, Peter Kinney (2016 Melges 32 World Champ) grinder, and Hans Henken […]

Adventures Weekly: Sail Port Stephens special

Adventures Weekly – 24 April 2020 with a focus on Sail Port Stephens thanks to Pantaenius Yacht Insurance, where we would all rather be right now! Lots of guests including PRO Denis Thompson (in case the Aussies are missing his voice over the radio), Stacey Jackson from NautiBags, and Scott McRae from Sons Of Beaches who played a special tune for April! AND of course […]

Adventures Weekly – 17 April 2020

A Big Pledge alongside big goals Adventures Weekly – 17 April 2020 with Hannah Mills Sailing; Gold and Silver medallist, multiple and current World Champ in the 470 who is headed to Tokyo 2020 with the British Sailing Team, the founder of the Big Plastic Pledge, AND judge for our Pantaenius Yacht Insurance “Video of […]

Adventures Weekly – 10 April 2020

Nic Douglass caught up with David Turton from The Seabin Project, to chat about saving the world one bin at a time, the Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race which would have started on Good Friday, the Mooloolaba Australasian Etchells Championship (David Turton is the defending champion), AND to decide on the Pantaenius Yacht Insurance “Video of the Week”! PANTAENIUS YACHT INSURANCE – […]

Adventures Weekly – 3 April 2020

Nic Douglass welcomed Jesús Renedo from Sailing Energy as the special guest direct from Palma, Mallorca in Spain – one of the hardest countries hit from Covid-19. The Sailor Girl and Jesús spoke about Trofeo Princesa Sofía Iberostar (which would have been this week), the current state of play in Spain, Jesús’ images, and went […]

Adventures Weekly – 27 March 2020

Sailing News in 60 Secondsish is back – with the Bad, the Sad and the Good!  The Bad were a list of cancellations that Nic couldn’t finish, the Sad was a tribute to John Fisher, or Fish, two years to the day of his passing.  The Good, was Sailor Girl’s new “videos of the week” […]

Adventures Weekly – 1 May 2020

Adventures Weekly – 1 May 2020 with a focus on the United States SailGP Team and not surprisingly a shifted time slot of 1000 for the Aussies, and 2000 Thursday for those on the East Coast of the US, 1700 Thursday for the West Coast (UK/Euro will be late for you but replay will be up straight afterward!). We were joined by Kimo Worthington (exceptional sailor himself) General Manager of the team, Peter Kinney (2016 Melges 32 World Champ) grinder, and Hans Henken to chat about the SailGP San Francisco event that would have been this weekend, the SailGP itself, their own careers, and Covid life. We also held the last week of our Pantaenius Yacht Insurance "Video of the Week" Comp, and announced a NEW competition which will start on Thursday next week – stay tuned to your Instagram for details – Nic 🙂

Posted by Adventures of a Sailor Girl on Thursday, April 30, 2020

Adventures Weekly – 1 May 2020 with a focus on the United States SailGP Team aired in the US at 2000 ET and in Australia at 1000 AEST. 
We were joined by Kimo Worthington (exceptional sailor himself; America’s Cup and Whitbread Winner) General Manager of the team, Peter Kinney (2016 Melges 32 World Champ) grinder, and Hans Henken (49er, scientist) grinder, to chat about the SailGP San Francisco event that would have been this weekend, the SailGP itself, their own careers, and Covid life.