Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'wooden boats''
Maine Maritime Museum located in Bath Maine is the focus of this 4 part series looking into the Museum's History and the archives detailing the deep sailing heritage of towns on the coast of Maine. [...]
Maine was a one time leader in Maritime Commerce and shipbuilding with many ships setting sail for ports as distant as the far East. [...]
Melville's novel Moby Dick, and the movie of the same name inspired many people to pursue a career at sea. Nathan Lipfert explains the impact the movie had on his career. [...]
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. [...]