Sail the Thames and London

Martyn Ruksclass 40, cruising, Dream or Two Sailing0 Comments

Sail the Thames and London on a Racing Yacht In all the hustle and bustle of a modern city it is easy to forget that so many of our ancestors would not have experienced it from the same perspective. Take London for example, where the river Thames may seem busy to us with all the tourist boats whizzing up and down and all the iconic ships moored along its length. But if you were to travel back in time even … Read More

Gosport Charity Pursuit 2017

Martyn Ruksclass 40, Dream or Two Sailing, Portsmouth, Solent0 Comments

Gosport Charity Pursuit 2017 At Dream or Two Sailing we are passionate about realising the positive benefits to people’s lives that many of us know that sailing can bring. We also know that achieving this ambition requires us to be providing access to sailing for a wide cross section of society at large. As a result, when we spotted the inaugural Gosport Charity Pursuit in 2016, which is organised by the Gosport Marine Scene, we knew immediately that we’d like to … Read More

A Revolution in sailing – but would you even know it?

James CloseAmerica's Cup, Ben Ainslie Racing, Thoughts0 Comments

Our sport is confusing and technical to anyone outside of it. But like many things in life, once you know what is going on it becomes more straightforward and the more you find out about things, the more interesting they get. In the final article of James’ 3 part series on the latest revolution in sailing (see part 1 and part 2) we look at how our sport is being covered by the media. Or not! Is there an Audience? Sailing … Read More

The Sailing Revolution is now – be part of it!

James CloseSailing Tech, Thoughts2 Comments

In part 2 of our exploration of the Sailing Revolution, James looks in more detail at some of the evolutionary steps that have brought us to this point. If you’d like to catch-up with the first part of this series of article you can find it here. We believe that the Sailing Revolution is now – be part of it! Lessons From Aviation The invention of the jet engine was a massive catalyst for a revolution in aircraft design throughout … Read More