FTB Sailing Interview #04 | Diana Neggo | s/y The Doctor

Diana Neggo of s/y ‘The Doctor’ hails from Oz. A part of Oz where it gets so hot you can’t wait for The Doctor to arrive and provide some respite. Diana explains all in this super interview conducted aboard The Doctor whilst in the boatyard, Thailand. Catch the video above or click here to watch on youtube.

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Sailing a boat calls for quick action, a blending of feeling with the wind and water as well as with the very heart and soul of the boat itself. Sailing teaches alertness and courage, and gives in return a joyousness and peace that but few sports afford.

George Matthew Adams

Jahzzar – ‘Storm’

Javier Suárez, better known as Jahzzar, is a Spanish musician whose website is called Betterwithmusic. His track ‘Sea’ was the only track we used in our last video of Butang. We used it to accompany the sunrise over Adang, but we thought you might like to hear this track, called ‘Storm’.

FTB Sailing Log #06 | Becoming a trash hero

Trash Hero is an exciting, progressive and positive movement that has won the support of locals, tourists, business and government. We’re going to find out a bit more about Trash Hero, but not before the Malaysian Coast Guard intercepts Esper’s departure

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Xenophobia On The Increase?

Jamie: I find it curious that in a world of increasing communication, where we know more about our neighbours now than we’ve ever done, where we should have a better understanding of those of different cultures and countries, the borders between us are closing. With all this knowledge at our finger-tips we seem to becoming more paranoid, more xenophobic and less trusting of our fellow human beings. Has it always been this way? The impression I get from speaking to old-time sailors is ‘no’.

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