More Women At Sea

Anna Mourou in Hydra

Anna Mourou’s top three sailing destinations

24th Feb 2020

Our ambassador Anna Mourou, who is preparing for her circumnavigation this year, shares her favorite three sailing destinations and why she loves them…  If you’re planning on going on a sailing vacation this year, you may be looking for inspiration. To help, I’ve shared my absolute favorite sailing destinations with you. Sailing can be so … Continued

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Working with ASA to Encourage Women to Sail

06th Feb 2020

The sailing industry has long been a predominantly male sport, but there have always been women sailors and the numbers have been steadily rising, making it a more gender-neutral sport than ever before. A shared vision of increasing the number of women sailing is how we aligned with the American Sailing Association (ASA) and decided … Continued

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Christine on stern of boat

Broker Christine Buttigieg’s Sailing Adventures

05th Feb 2020

One of the things that make our team special is the sailing experience they have. Christine Buttigieg is one of our yacht brokers based in Fort Lauderdale and a life-long sailor. She shared with us how she got into sailing as a young child and her 30+ year career experience in the marine industry as … Continued

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Meet Respected Skipper Suzy Acevedo

04th Feb 2020

We catch up with Captain Suzy Acevedo, who joined us in 2017 – she works as a skipper who has become rather popular with our customers. As part of our More Women At Sea series, we caught up with her to find out how she began sailing… What inspired you to take up sailing? I … Continued

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Meet seasoned offshore sailor and activist Stacey Jackson

13th Jan 2020

We were lucky enough to be able to chat about competitive sailing with Stacey Jackson, a two-time Volvo Ocean Race competitor and one of just 19 women to achieve more than 10 Sydney Hobart Yacht Races. You got into sailing when you were seven years old and started racing in the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race … Continued

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Volvo Ocean Race 2021 sailor Bianca Cook

Interview with Volvo Ocean Race 2021 sailor Bianca Cook

10th Jan 2020

Bianca Cook is set to become the first New Zealand woman to skipper a round-the-world race with a Kiwi team, the Ocean Race 2021. She learned to sail in Auckland, sailed on superyachts and completed the latest Volvo Ocean Race 2017-2018. She’s been racing in Australia and is about to head out to Italy to … Continued

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How to make the most of a sailing vacation of the Saronic Islands, Greece

17th Dec 2019

Anna Mourou, founder of the successful woman sailor network, She Captain, shares her review of her latest flotilla in Greece, sailing from our base in Athens to the Saronic islands with 44 members in five boats. The ambience created on a She Captain flotilla is hard to explain. There is so much bravery released, so … Continued

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How a Charter Management Program is Helping an Owner Sail Around the World

21st Nov 2019

Boat owner, Anna Mourou, founder of the successful woman sailor network, She Captain, recently bought her boat with Dream Yacht Charter. Anna shares with us how she went about researching charter management programs in the run-up to her three-year circumnavigation, which begins next year…. Why did you choose a charter management program? In September next … Continued

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Volvo Ocean Race competitor Liz Wardley shares her passion for offshore sailing

21st Nov 2019

Liz Wardley is an offshore sailor, three times Volvo Ocean Race competitor, motivational and public speaker, personal trainer, boat re-fitter and an ocean ambassador who SUPs, surfs and kiteboards in her spare time. As part of our #MoreWomenAtSea campaign, find out how Liz Wardley operates in the extreme sport of offshore sailing. How did you … Continued

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Connecting Traveling Sailors Online

23rd Sep 2019

How a passion for sailing drove one woman to connect traveling sailors online Find out how a course at university led Guadalupe Scioscia to develop a rapid obsession with sailing and to develop a new platform to help traveling sailors connect with one another.  Tell us a little bit about yourself I am a 24 … Continued

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One way sailing from La Rochelle to Sardinia

04th Sep 2019

The experience of sailing the Mediterranean one way from La Rochelle to Sardinia Our #MoreWomenAtSea brand ambassador, Anna Mourou, founder of the successful woman sailor network, She Captain, is sharing her experiences in the run-up to her three-year circumnavigation, which starts next year. We caught up with Anna to find out about her recent long-distance … Continued

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Women Only Sailing Vacations With a Difference

23rd Aug 2019

Holly Scott started sailing as a toddler on her parents’ 16’ day sailer. Today she is the owner of Mahalo Sailing, a small tour business offering sailing adventures and often working closely with Dream Yacht Charters. As part of our #MoreWomenAtSea campaign, find out more about how Holly got into sailing. How did you get … Continued

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Lisa Blair’s guide to dealing with a crisis when sailing solo around Antartica

03rd Jul 2019

Australian sailor and world record holder, Lisa Blair has an inspiring, unbreakable spirit even when she loses her mast and is then crushed by a containership in high seas, a thousand miles offshore.  Her fortitude is astounding and her achievements speak for her. She’s got the fastest time for circumventing Australia on a monohull and … Continued

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Sailing vacations are the answer if you want to discover true freedom

14th Jun 2019

Jane Cloughley is from Manchester in the UK and sailed in Greece recently on one of our yachts. She is featured in our recent #MoreWomenatSea video with friends, and found some time to explain how she got into sailing and what it means to her… [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WgB-0fkP8Sk[/embedyt] How did you get into sailing? My husband … Continued

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How to enjoy a long-term charter sailing Pacific islands with a young family

10th Jun 2019

Have you ever been on vacation and not wanted to go home? A sailing vacation can make you feel so free that you can’t wait to keep the adventure going. Sailors Marjorie Fillet and her husband, Thibault, felt that way and began to plan their long-term charter in the Pacific with their two young children, … Continued

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