Sailing Uncovered - the Podcast
Episode 25 - Ellen MacArthur

Episode 25 - Ellen MacArthur

May 10, 2019

From record-breaking sailor to taking on the UN. Ellen MacArthur covers everything from offshore adventures to cancer, from saving the planet to the world's best flapjacks. There's more on this interview on Twitter @sailingshow & on our FB page.

Episode 24 - Inside US Olympic Sailing Team

Episode 24 - Inside US Olympic Sailing Team

March 25, 2019

Revolution, motivation and the sweat and tears to make Tokyo 2020. US Olympic sailing chief and proud Australian Malcolm Page takes Alec inside their Miami training base as they fight to put US sailing back on the Olympic map.  

Episode 23 - Flying an F50 - SailGP preview.

Episode 23 - Flying an F50 - SailGP preview.

January 23, 2019

What you need to know about adrenalin-pumped SailGP. And can our sailors master the flying F50 in the world's only sailing simulator?  

Guests: Simon Watin (FRA) @2'30" 

            Chris Draper (GBR) @5'00"

            Phil Crain (USA) @11'30" 

            Dylan Fletcher (GBR) @14'20"

            Stuart Bithell (GBR) @20'35"

Presenter: Alec Wilkinson

 

 

Episode 22 - Charlie Enright, Daniela Moroz

Episode 22 - Charlie Enright, Daniela Moroz

December 21, 2018
Daniela Moroz on being a teenage kitesurfing world champion PLUS American skipper Charlie Enright on saving the planet, the Volvo Ocean race and his plans to go again.
Guests:
Daniela Moroz @50"
Charlie Enright @10'15"
Bloopers @20'
Sailing Uncovered - EXTRA Pavlos Kontides World Sailor of the Year

Sailing Uncovered - EXTRA Pavlos Kontides World Sailor of the Year

October 31, 2018

Pavlos Kontides (CYP) backstage at the World Sailor of the Year Awards immediately after taking the male title at the Van Wendel theatre in Sarasota, Florida USA.

Sailing Uncovered - EXTRA Carolijn Brouwer, Marie Riou World Sailors of the Year

Sailing Uncovered - EXTRA Carolijn Brouwer, Marie Riou World Sailors of the Year

October 31, 2018

The 2018 World Sailors of the Year Carolijn Brouwer (NED) and Marie Riou (FRA) talk to us backstage at the awards. Brouwer celebrates exactly 20 years since winning it the first time and Riou bows out of offshore racing. From the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sarasota, Florida USA.

Sailing Uncovered - Ep21 Round World record + Kiwis battle for Tokyo

Sailing Uncovered - Ep21 Round World record + Kiwis battle for Tokyo

October 15, 2018

The battle for an Olympic place within the New Zealand team. The biggest fears and dangers of a round the world record attempt - Alex Alley crowdfunds his biggest challenge yet.

Guests: Logan Dunning-Beck & Alex Alley

Presenter: Alec Wilkinson

Sailing Uncovered - Ep20 Life changing voyages-Giovanni Soldini & Caspar Craven

Sailing Uncovered - Ep20 Life changing voyages-Giovanni Soldini & Caspar Craven

July 18, 2018

How a young family changed their lives and sailed round the world (and made millions). Caspar Craven explains how they did it and how we can do it too.

Giovanni Soldini - Italy's greatest sailor since Cristopher Columbus - talks about the business of sailing for Maserati, why he'll never do the Volvo Ocean Race and his speed record from Hong Kong to London.

Videos, book details and photos of Maserati on the Sailing Uncovered Facebook page. 

Sailing Uncovered - EP19 World Championships Preview + eSailing World Champs

Sailing Uncovered - EP19 World Championships Preview + eSailing World Champs

June 20, 2018

A star-studded preview of the 2018 World Championships plus how you can win a trip to Florida with the eSailing World champs. 

Guests include Mat Belcher (AUS) Haannah Mills (GBR) Jorge Zarif (BRA) Lijia Xu (CHN)

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Sailing Uncovered - Ep18 Blind Sailing & on the Route Du Rhum

Sailing Uncovered - Ep18 Blind Sailing & on the Route Du Rhum

May 18, 2018

Sam Davies and Lucy Hodges MBE guest. What's it like to sail blind and how it's done explained by World Champ Lucy Hodges. Yoho ho and a barrel of rum - Sam Davies prepares for the year's big transat and the 2020 Vendee Globe.