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