Sample Movies

Sample Movies

A sample of our classic and current sailing destination and how-to videos.

Sample Movies
  • TRAILER: Making the Hard Decisions to go Cruising

    A new series from Lin Pardey and TheSailingChannel.
    David Haigh, circumnavigator and Lin Pardey's sailing partner shares the lessons and accomplishments of his 12 year circumnavigation aboard
    "Sahula," his 39 foot steel cutter by E.G. Van de Stadt of Holland.

  • YouTube Expedition Evans with YouTubers Jade & Brett: Storytelling for Sailors


    YouTubers, Jade and Brett of Expedition Evans talk about their YouTuber experience for Lin Pardey's Storytelling for Sailors series.

  • SSCA NOAA Charts Update Webinar

    This is a SSBA.ORG public service webinar produced by the Seven Seas Cruising Association to inform boaters about the major changes now taking place with NOAA charts. NOAA is ending its support of traditional raster paper charts and transitioning to digital vector charts.

    The webinar also covers...

  • Tuning Your Rig with BrionToss

    Full Video Total running time: 75 minutes

    TEASER: Legendary Master Rigger, Brion Toss of Port Townsend, Washington gives a thorough introduction to the mysteries of rig tuning.

    Using his friendly and engaging style, Brion bebins with an o...

  • inspecting Your Rig with Brion Toss

    Rigging can be "invisible" - the part of a sailing vessel that many sailors least understand and are least likely to maintain properly.

    Unseen rigging problems can become costly and can certainly jeopardize safety at sea. In this video, master rigger Brion Toss of Port Townsend, Washington will ...

  • Welcome from Lin Pardey: Storytelling for Sailors

    Lin Pardey welcomes visitors to her Storytelling for Sailors online streaming seminar.
    Presented by Lin Pardey and Friends
    Running time: 6+ hours

    To purchase, browse to:
    The release date for the full videos is December 11, 2022.
    $99 Ea...

  • THE REAL DEAL: Larry Pardey, Legendary Sailor & Adventurer


    From the stormy seas of Cape Horn to the wilds of the Sahara Desert, few modern sailors have seen more adventures nor inspired more dreams than Larry Pardey. Sailing more than 200,000 miles and circumnavigating both east-about and west-about in engine-free boats he built himself, co-authoring 12 ...

  • Ocean Research Project: VIP Cabin

    A short video of the VIP cabin aboard ORP's new research schooner, R/V Marie Tharp. Donate to Ocean Research Project at

  • Once Upon an Island: New Zealand


    A film by Antoine, French TV celebrity and world traveler. Sail Around New Zealand on a personal tour with Antoine aboard his catamaran, Banana Split.

    The hardy Maori explorers who discovered this magical island named it, "The land of the Long White Cloud". You'll discover North Island's encha...

  • Once Upon an Island: New Calendonia


    A film by Antoine, French celebrity and world sailor.
    Antoine invites you on board his yellow catamaran Banana Split for an unforgettable cruise around this magnificent South Pacific island located a thousand miles off the east coast of Australia.

    Shot in High Definition, the film is accompan...

  • Once Upon an Island: Mediterranean

    Movie + 2 extras

    Hosted by famous French sailor and TV personality, Antoine this is a highly entertaining destination video that explores the islands of the Mediterranean.

    Voyage with Antoine starting in the Balearic Islands off the eastern coast of Spain. Then visit the Italian islands of Sardinia, Corsica, a...

  • Once Upon an Island: Atlantic

    Movie + 2 extras

    Hosted by famous French sailor and TV personality, Antoine, this is a highly entertaining destination video that explores the islands of the Atlantic from the cost of South Africa to Bermuda with stops at St. Helena and several islands in the Caribbean.. Available in English, French, and Italian....

  • Ocean Research Project: New Research Schooner

    FREE TO WATCH - Matt Rutherford is building out a new 70 foot steel schooner for his ocean research projects. Matt is the young U.S. sailor who set multiple records for sailing singlehanded, non-stop around the Americas via the Northwest Passage and Cape Horn on an old Albin Vega 27 sloop. After ...

  • SERIES TRAILER: Annapolis Sailboat Show

    As sailboat shows around the world postpone to 2021 due to the corona virus global pandemic, Sailflix is providing a look back at U.S. Sailboat Show in Annapolis, Maryland USA - the largest in-the-water boat show in the world. Over the years we filmed interviews with dozens of vendors. If you see...

  • Jim MacBeth Interviews Lin & Larry Pardey


    Filmed in Fremantle Australia in 1993, fellow cruising sailor Jim MacBeth interviews Lin and Larry Pardey during the prime of their sailing careers. Talking aboard Taliesin, the Pardey's 29.5 foot Lyle Hess designed, self-built, engineless wooden cutter, Lin and Larry describe how they got starte...

  • Caribbean Cruising
    Movie + 1 extra

    Caribbean Cruising

    Movie + 1 extra

    Visit Caribbean islands and waters you may well want to explore on your own boat. Sail aboard a variety of sailboats to destinations in five different Caribbean adventures. Join a family chartering a catamaran to cruise Antigua, Guadeloupe and delightful Les Saints. Visit the Grenadines with sail...

  • U.S. - Canada Lakes Cruising

    Movie + 4 extras

    Hosted by Gary Jobson. Sail a variety of U.S. and Canadian lakes including Canada's Georgian Bay on Lake Huron, Lake Superior's Apostle Islands, Lake Michigan's Traverse Bay, and Utah's Lake Powell. From the Sailing Quarterly Video Magazine series.

    Your cruise starts in the North Channel of Can...

  • Dry Tortugas
    Movie + 3 extras

    Dry Tortugas

    Movie + 3 extras

    Sail aboard the tall ship, Unicorn to the Dry Tortugas National Park 70 miles out in the Gulf of Mexico from Key West, Florida. Explore the historic U.S. Civil War era Ft. Jefferson with Bob Bitchin and his Lats & Atts TV co-host, Courtney Haas. This 100-square mile park is mostly open water with...

  • Bluewater Destinations: Ep3 - Marquesas & Tuamotus


    EPISODE 3: Marquesas & Tuamotus
    A film by British Sailor, TV director, and circumnavigator, Michael Briant. From the 6-part series.

    After crossing the south Pacific from the Galapagos Islands, join British sailor and circumnavigator, Michael Briant as he visits two exo...

  • Paradise Found: Sailing the BVI

    1 season

    Sailing and chartering in the British Virgin Islands. The BVIs are one of the world's most attractive sailing grounds. It offers protected waters among plush islands that include both cozy villages, restaurants, and outstanding tourist facilities, and locales with remote anchorages delivering pri...

  • Cruising the Pacific
    Movie + 5 extras

    Cruising the Pacific

    Movie + 5 extras

    CRUISING THE PACIFIC from Sailing Quarterly Video Magazine. Hosted by Gary Jobson. Sail back in time to the late 1980s for five Pacific cruises. Watch the full video and explore individual episodes interactively.

    Destinations include Thailand's western coast with legendary sailor/author Trista...

  • Cruising European Waters

    Movie + 6 extras

    Hosted by Gary Jobson, this video takes us back to cruising in Europe during the late 1980s. From Sailing Quarterly Video Magazine. (D2Z)
    We've included individual episodes as well as the full video so you can interactively explor...

  • Celestial Navigation Simplified with William F. Buckley, Jr.

    Movie + 1 extra

    A film by William F. Buckley, Jr.

    William F. Buckley, Jr. was an American conservative author and commentator, founder of National Review magazine, host of the long-running political TV show, Firing Line, and author of more than fifty books. He was also a passionate and experienced sailor.


  • Latitudes & Attitudes TV: Boat Show

    1 season

    Over several seasons of Latitudes & Attitudes TV, Bob Bitchin included an "I Found It at the Boat Show" segment in each episode reviewing marine products. We are excerpting these segments for this series to make them easier for you to find and reference.

    You can stream all 5 seasons (65 full e...