TJ Sailing

Set sail for adventure with TJ Sailing - your one stop resource for all things sailing.

Here I post about Sailing History, Sailing Lifestyle, Sailing Destinations and Sailing Clubs. So whatever your interest is in sailing you'll probably find what you're looking for here.
TJ Sailing used to offer sailing holidays & bareboat yacht charters based near Cogolin in France and I've also done business out of Saint Peter Port, in Guernsey.

Nowadays I'm retired from sailing professionally, so now I just write a about it!
John Sixthsmith

John Sixthsmith

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September 27, 2023
Easy & Non Messy Boat Snacks for Your Next Sailing Adventure!

Welcome aboard, fellow sailors! As you prepare for your next adventure on the water, one thing you don't want to forget is snacks. However, the last thing you want is to deal with messy, crumbly snacks that leave a trail behind and attract unwanted bugs. That's why it's important to opt for non messy boat […]

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September 22, 2023
Guide on What to Wear Dinghy Sailing for Comfort & Safety

Are you excited about your upcoming dinghy sailing adventure but unsure of what to wear? As a seasoned sailor, I understand the importance of comfortable and safe clothing while out on the water. In this section, I will provide you with a comprehensive guide on what to wear when going dinghy sailing, focusing on clothing […]

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September 20, 2023
Easy & Delicious Finger Food Ideas for Boating Adventures

Welcome aboard! No boating adventure is complete without some delicious and easy-to-eat finger foods. Whether you're cruising down the river or sailing into the sunset, having the right snacks is essential for a successful day on the water. If you're looking for some inspiration for your next boating trip, look no further. We've rounded up […]

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September 15, 2023
Is Dinghy Sailing Dangerous? Exploring the Risks & Safety Tips

As a professional journalist and avid sailor, I know that many people wonder whether dinghy sailing is a dangerous activity. After all, it involves navigating open waters in a small vessel, often in ever-changing weather conditions. While there are risks associated with any outdoor activity, I firmly believe that with proper precautions and skill, dinghy […]

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September 13, 2023
Quick & Easy Meals to Cook on a Boat: Nautical Nutritious Recipes

Are you planning a high seas adventure and looking for easy meals to cook on a boat? Look no further! In this section, we've compiled a selection of boat-friendly recipes that are hassle-free and packed with nutrients. These recipes are designed to be cooked with minimal resources and are perfect for those who want to […]

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September 7, 2023
Choosing What Thickness Wetsuit for Dinghy Sailing

As a dinghy sailor, choosing the right wetsuit thickness is critical to ensuring your comfort and safety on the water. A wetsuit that is too thin or too thick can leave you feeling cold and cramped, making your sailing experience less enjoyable. In this article, I will provide a comprehensive guide on how to choose […]

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September 6, 2023
Essential Kitchen Utensils for Cooking While Sailing - Nautical Guide

Are you planning a sailing adventure and want to enjoy delicious meals on board? Cooking in a sailboat kitchen can be challenging, but with the right tools, you can prepare tasty meals while enjoying the sea breeze. In this nautical guide, we will discuss essential kitchen utensils for cooking while sailing, so you can be […]

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August 31, 2023
Understanding How Much Wind for Dinghy Sailing You Really Need

As a dinghy sailor, it's important to understand how much wind is needed for an optimal sailing experience. Knowing the ideal wind conditions can help you optimize your speed and control while ensuring your safety on the water. Factors such as wind speed, direction, and gusts can all impact your dinghy sailing experience. It's important […]

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August 30, 2023
Discover Top Meal Planning Tips for Sailing Trips Today!

Embarking on a sailing trip is an exciting adventure, but it's crucial to be well-prepared, especially when it comes to mealtimes. To fully enjoy your sailing experience, it's important to have a well thought out meal plan that takes into consideration the limited space, resources, and time available on a sailboat. In this article, we'll […]

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August 29, 2023
What is Dinghy Sailing - Discover the Thrills

Are you looking for a thrilling water sport that can take you on a wild ride? Look no further than dinghy sailing. It's an exciting activity that offers a unique challenge and a sense of adventure that few other sports can match. But what exactly is dinghy sailing? Let me explain. Dinghy sailing is a […]

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Welcome to my world of Sailing.

Here is my haven for adventurers and dreamers alike. Here, I explore the globe's best sailing destinations, from Norway's fjords to the Greek Islands, guided by stunning visuals and expert advice.

Immerse yourself in the sailing lifestyle, a harmonious blend of serenity and excitement. Read real-life stories, learn about transitioning to life at sea, and capture the sense of freedom that comes from embracing the open water.

Connect with a vibrant network of sailing clubs around the world, discover a welcoming community waiting to share knowledge, competitions, and camaraderie.

Finally, journey with me through the captivating history of sailing. Explore its evolution, from simple rafts to cutting-edge yachts, and appreciate the profound influence sailing has had on our civilization.

Your sailing adventure starts here – a portal to new experiences, historic journeys, and shared passions. We're thrilled to welcome you onboard.