Sailing

Tie knots like Pro

Summer Holidays are already here. and the two most important keys to consistent fishing success are a sharp hook and a strong knot. Everything else is secondary… Everything!

These days, there’s no excuse for not using a sharp hook every time we cast a line. Hook technology has come a long way. Modern hooks are lighter, finer, stronger, and – most importantly – sharper straight from Continue reading

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Surf-Art Exhibition Barcelona 2016 6th of April

20160406 Surf-Art Barcelona_DSC1168Even though Barcelona’s coast is rather lacking in suitable waves, surf culture has an ever-growing number of adepts here. And proof of that is the event we visited yesterday.

The exhibition show works of local photographers and artists who have captured incredible images from Barcelona Beaches.

The collection focuses on Barcelona, revealing the hidden corners Continue reading

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Rogue waves Prediction?

Rogue WavesIt’s bad enough to be on the sea during a storm, with the ship rocking in the high winds and rolling with the tempest-tossed waves. But it could always be worse. Rogue waves are twice as large as the surrounding waves, which in stormy seas can be absolutely massive. Seafarers have reported waves like this over 110 feet tall, large enough to swamp a ship.

Rogue waves are unpredictable, coming seemingly out of nowhere. Until now, the only warnings that a Continue reading

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