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Maine Maritime Museum – Bath – An Overview Part 1 of 4

Maine Maritime Museum – Bath – An Overview Part 1 of 4

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 Maritime Museum – Shipbuilding & Maritime Commerce Part 2 of 4

Maine Maritime Museum – Shipbuilding & Maritime Commerce Part 2 of 4

Maine was a one time leader in Maritime Commerce and shipbuilding with many ships setting sail for ports as distant as the far East. [...]

Maine Maritime Museum – Exhibits Part 3 of 4

Maine Maritime Museum – Exhibits Part 3 of 4

Maine Maritime Museum located in Bath, is constantly updating and adding to its exhibits. [...]

Maine Maritime Museum – From Moby Dick to Museums Part 4 of 4

Maine Maritime Museum – From Moby Dick to Museums Part 4 of 4

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 – 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 Vandee Globe THE RACE Part 6 of 8 VIDEO

Bruce Schwab – Ocean Planet Vandee Globe THE RACE Part 6 of 8 VIDEO

Bruce Schwab and Ocean Planet on the 25,000 mile Vendee Globe round the world, solo, unassisted, non-stop, yacht race. 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. [...]