Kategori: Sailor Sunday

Nautical tattoos and their meaning

Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve always been very fascinated with tattoos. It is a specific type of body art, and they have existed for thousands of years. I myself have five tattoos, and I hope to get a nautical one during 2020 or in 2021, the latter one being my 10th year sailing in the TSR. Anyways,…

Tall Ships or Small Ships?

Say hello to Anousch! She’s been sailing for a good 10 years, and today she is going to share her experience with the different types of ships that you can sail with in the Tall Ships Races! If you know you want to join, but have not yet decided on a tall ship, or a small ship, this post is…

Goals for 2020

After a fun and challenging first year of this project, I decided to set a couple of goals for 2020. There is so much fun and exciting times ahead, and the summer can not come soon enough. I look forward to go sailing again, and also to the process of finding two new ambassadors for the Vitamin Sea Sail voyage…

Vitamin Sea Sail 2019 review

What a year! 6th of January last year I uploaded most of the documents and information for Vitamin Sea Sail, in addition to making the whole project official. From there I went through a new learning process, and got to experience how it is to run a slightly bigger project by myself. I have learnt a lot and it is…

Annual Sail Training and Tall Ships conference

Where do I even begin? The past couple of weeks have been extremely hectic. Not only have I been attending the annual STI conference in Antwerp, but the very same week I had both exams and a midterm. As some of you may know, I study Veterinary Medicine in Budapest, and have the sailing as a passionate hobby of mine.…

Sail On Board blog post

Ahoy there! The last couple of days I have been in Antwerp to participate on the annual International Sail Training and Tall Ships conference. Due to this I have decided to share a blog post I wrote for Sail Training International prior to the conference, in which is a small recap of the Vitamin Sea Sail adventure in 2019! You…

Mia the Sailor

Skepp o hoj! My name is Mia and I’ve been involved in The Tall Ships Races both at sea and in ports since 2011. I’m a board member and youth representative for STAS, the Swedish organization to the international parent organization Sail Training International (STI). The association is tasked with, among other things, sharing information on opportunities for young people…