Author Archives: Barefoot Guys

The Barefoot Navigator.

The Barefoot Navigator, I sit and ponder on this subject and keep reverting back to the words from Jack, “life is all about reducing our zone of uncertainty”. Thinking on this I can picture many a sailor, looking for their … Continue reading

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THE BAREFOOT NAVIGATOR

Barefoot Offshore Sailing School is pleased to announce the first-ever course on barefoot navigation, the use of no-tech and low-tech techniques for wayfinding at sea. Please click here for more information on the course or drop us an email at info@barefoot offshore … Continue reading

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BOSS Tip of the Week! 2015

BOSS’S SAILING TIP OF THE WEEK. “Your Choice Matters” Have you ever seen the situation when it’s time to furl away our Genoa or jib our helmsman heads to wind (into irons) to accomplish this task? I am surprised at … Continue reading

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What’s SUP?

What’s SUP? It was Sunday and around here we have what’s called Sunday Services. Sunday is no lazy day – it’s another chance for adventure! What to do….what to do…let’s go Paddle Boarding! You’ve seen them out on the water, … Continue reading

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Barefoot Offshore Sailing School Flotilla

Barefoot Offshore Sailing School is hosting a flotilla March 11th through 17th 2012! I know, this is short notice, however  if you are looking for an opportunity to come try out your Bareboat Charter skills, want a helping hand, or … Continue reading

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Eileen’s Fish Market – NOW OPEN!

After sailing to Bequai and finding a cozy spot to anchor in Admiralty Bay, our next mission was to find fresh fish. To find the freshest fish in town, you have to listen. When you hear the conch blowing that … Continue reading

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Where’s Chris? He swims with the fishes!

Over the New Year’s (locally known as Old Year’s) weekend, I had the opportunity to go sailing with a group of charter guests from the states. While we were anchored out in the Tobago Cays, we went for a sunset … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas (Winds)

“YOU know about the Christmas winds?” inquired the fisherman at the local fish co-op as he weighed the fresh red snapper. The other fishermen stirred from their naps on the cool cement slab in the shade. The Christmas winds were … Continue reading

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Bequia Article

Hey – one of our recent students shared this great link with us from a New York Times article on the island of Bequia! Bequia is one of my favorite islands to visit – here’s a little preview of what … Continue reading

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Flying to St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Shhhh! It’s a secret – St. Vincent and the Grenadines is the REAL Caribbean!  Less crowded, beautiful crystal blue water and a different island every night, if you wish! But how do you get there? There are a variety of … Continue reading

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