Kategori: Sailor Sunday

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…

5 musts i(n) the Tall Ships Races

(English version below) Jeg har vært såpass heldig at jeg har kunnet delta i Tall Ships Races åtte ganger og neste år skal jeg tilbake for å delta i min niende, hvor jeg skal seile fra A Coruña (Spania) til Dunkirk (Frankrike). Selv om hver eneste regatta er forskjellig, så er det alltid noen ting jeg bare må gjøre hvert år.…

Packing list

In order to enjoy a sailing voyage to the fullest, some good planning is required in advance. Even though the Tall Ships Races take place in the summer, it can still be cold at sea. Being prepared makes it a bit easier to deal with the challenges that come along. One of the most important things to pay attention to…