Adventures Weekly

Adventures Weekly: Olympic Special

For Adventures Weekly on 1 August 2020 we were excited to take a look back at a series of Olympic journey interviews – given it is both one year until Tokyo 2020, and the time when we were all thinking that we would be following the action over there we thought it was a great […]

Adventures Weekly: Carojiln Brouwer

For Adventures Weekly on 24 July 2020 we were excited to have Carolijn Brouwer with us to chat about her adventures as one of the first females to win The Ocean Race and a few other laps, her three Olympic Games, love of multis, foiling and just being on the water!Some amazing insights, great memories […]

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 A massive thanks to the Canberra Yacht Club for having me […]

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! […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 ⛵️🏆  We also […]

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 […]

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 – 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.