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Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe The Dedication Part 8 of 8

Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe The Dedication Part 8 of 8

Bruce Schwab is joined by Maine's Governor Baldacci for the dedication and launch in Portland Maine, bringing him one step closer to getting Ocean planet to the start of the Vendee Globe. [...]

7 Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe The Launch Part 7 of 8

7 Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe The Launch Part 7 of 8

Under the watchful eye of Bruce Schwab, Ocean Planet finally hits the water after months of prep and detailed outfitting. VIDEO [...]

Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe Part 5 of 8

Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe Part 5 of 8

The Great Southern Ocean with gales and 60 foot seas is no place to discover equipment failure. Bruce Schwab talks about the importance of testing to the limits and having the funding to enable that testing [...]

Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe Part 4 of 8

Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe Part 4 of 8

The demands of the Vendee Globe yacht race are discussed by skipper Bruce Schwab as he finishes preparation on Ocean Planet in Portland Maine. [...]

Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe Part 3 of 8

Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe Part 3 of 8

Bruce Schwab continues below deck in Ocean Planet showing the detailed prep before setting off on the Vendee Globe Round the World Solo yacht race. [...]

Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe Part 2 of 8

Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vendee Globe Part 2 of 8

Bruce Schwab takes us below deck for a close up look at boat prep prior to the Vendee Globe Round the World solo Yacht Race. [...]

The Apprentice Shop – Overview Wooden Boatbuilding – Part 1 of 5 VIDEO

The Apprentice Shop – Overview Wooden Boatbuilding – Part 1 of 5 VIDEO

The Apprentice Shop, located in Rockland Maine, has been training apprentices in the art of wooden boatbuilding for more than 30 years. In this first of a 5 part series we get an overview of the [...]

The Apprentice Shop – The Carney 24 – Part 2 of 5 VIDEO

The Apprentice Shop – The Carney 24 – Part 2 of 5 VIDEO

Signature vessel of The Apprentice Shop in Rockland Maine is the Carney 24. Constructed of cedar on oak, using traditional methods, it is one of the very few lobster boats still being constructed of wood. VIDEO [...]

The Apprentice Shop – Lining – Wooden Boatbuilding Part 3 of 5 VIDEO

The Apprentice Shop – Lining – Wooden Boatbuilding Part 3 of 5 VIDEO

Lining, taught at the Apprentice Shop in Rockland Maine allows exact measurements of old boats, that are beyond repair,to be taken for rebuilding. VIDEO [...]

The Apprentice Shop – Small Boats & Lofting – Wooden Boatbuilding Part 4 of 5 VIDEO

The Apprentice Shop – Small Boats & Lofting – Wooden Boatbuilding Part 4 of 5 VIDEO

Small boat building and lofting are detailed at the Apprentice shop in Rockland Maine. [...]