Annapolis Book of Seamanship

Annapolis Book of Seamanship

5 Episodes

A 5-part Video Series with John Rousmaniere.
Based on his famous book and narrated by the author. As the old salt says, "rocks don't move." Though made over 20 years ago, Rousmaniere's milestone series teaches basic sailing techniques handed down by generations of sailors. A must for newbies and a plus for those who want to freshen up their skills.

The five program series includes:
Vo. I: Cruising Under Sail
This is the most complete and detailed instructional DVD ever made about sailing, from the moment you first climb aboard, to dropping anchor.

Vol. II: Heavy Weather Sailing
"Will help Sailors be more confident and even enjoy sailing in heavy weather." - Gary Jobson.
This how-to video will ease many sailors anxieties about sailing in winds stronger than 20 knots.

Vol. III: Safety At Sea
This video covers proven techniques and equipment for avoiding and handling nautical emergencies.

Vol. IV: Sailboat Navigation
This video teaches you how to navigate with both classic dead reckoning piloting and electronic instruments.

Vol. 5: Day Sailors Racing & Sailing
Learn how to sail and enjoy the most popular of all sailboats - the keel daysailers and small keel sailing boats. New to sailing? Start here.

About John Rousmaniere
As one of the sport's most acknowledged authorities, John Rousmaniere has covered more than 30,000 miles of blue water and written fifteen books about the sea and sailing. Yacht Racing and Cruising World Magazine awarded Rousmaniere its Medal of Achievement for his Contribution to Yachting.

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Annapolis Book of Seamanship
  • Vol. I: Cruising Under Sail - Annapolis Book of Seamanship

    Episode 1

    Vol. I: Cruising Under Sail. The most complete and detailed instructional video ever made for learning how to cruise under sail -- from the moment you first climb aboard to dropping anchor.

    The Annapolis Book of Seamanship series with John Rousmaniere.

  • Vol. II: Heavy Weather Sailing - Annapolis Book of Seamanship

    Episode 2

    Vol II: - ease anxieties about sailing in winds stronger than 20 knots.

    "Will help Sailors be more confident and even enjoy sailing in heavy weather." - Gary Jobson.

    The Annapolis Book of Seamanship series with John Rousmaniere.

  • Vol. III: Safety At Sea - Annapolis Book of Seamanship

    Episode 3

    Vol. III: Safety at Sea - covers proven techniques and equipment for avoiding and handling nautical emergencies.

    The Annapolis Book of Seamanship series with John Rousmaniere.

  • Vol. IV: Sailboat Navigation - Annapolis Book of Seamanship

    Episode 4

    Vol. IV: Sailboat Navigation - learn how to navigate with both classic dead reckoning piloting and electronic instruments.

    The Annapolis Book of Seamanship series with John Rousmaniere.

  • Vol. V: Sailing Daysailors - Annapolis Book of Seamanship

    Episode 5

    Volume V: Sailing Daysailors - learn how to sail and race the most popular of all sailboats - keel daysailers and small keel sailing boats.

    The Annapolis Book of Seamanship series with John Rousmaniere.

    New sailors may want to begin with Volume V, as this video provides a great introductio...