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FEATURED - "Paul Cayard's EL TORO"


Paul Cayard's El Toro
Pierre Cayard and his son, America's Cup veteran Paul Cayard with his El Toro dinghy This 7-minute segment from Episode 2 of "America's Cup: Uncovered" tells the story of America's Cup veteran and 2011 National Sailing Hall of Famer Paul Cayard and his father Pierre, who sought out to find and restore the El Toro dinghy that began Paul's sailing career more than 40 years ago.

Class of 2013

Introducing the Class of 2013
This video is a brief introduction to the 10 Hall of Famers in this, the third Induction into the National Sailing Hall of Fame.

Induction Ceremony: Class of 2013, Annapolis, MD
The complete Induction ceremony inducting the 9 new members to the Class of 2013, recorded at the National Sailing Hall of Fame on October 27, 2013 in Annapolis, MD.

Class of 2012

Introducing the Class of 2012
2012 NSHOF INDUCTEES-filmthmb This video is a brief introduction to the 9 Hall of Famers in this, the second Induction into the National Sailing Hall of Fame.

Class of 2011

The 2011 National Sailing Hall of Famers + Tribute to Walter Cronkite
2011 Hall of Famers Watch highlights from the 2011 National Sailing Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony held at the San Diego Yacht Club, followed by a tribute to Walter Cronkite - for whom this year's Induction was dedicated - and interviews with some of the 2011 Hall of Fame Inductees.

KUSI-TV News Story on 2011 Induction of National Sailing Hall of Fame
KUSI-TV San Diego
Features interviews with Dennis Conner (who grew up & sailed out of San Diego Yacht Club) and Ted Turner .

Hobie - A History
Hobie History Video A history of National Sailing Hall of Famer Hobie Alter (Class of 2011) and the iconic boats he created from his company, which began when he started building surfboards as a teenager.

Paul Cayard's El Toro
Pierre Cayard and his son, America's Cup veteran Paul Cayard with his El Toro dinghy This 7-minute segment from Episode 2 of "America's Cup: Uncovered" tells the story of America's Cup veteran and 2011 National Sailing Hall of Famer Paul Cayard and his father Pierre, who sought out to find and restore the El Toro dinghy that began Paul's sailing career more than 40 years ago.

St. Francis Yacht Club Hall of Famers Tribute
A tribute to the National Sailing Hall of Famers that have come out of the St. Francis Yacht Club: Tom Blackaller , Paul Cayard , John Kostecki and Stan Honey . Also celebrated are Fritz & Lucy Jewett - while not Hall of Famers themselves, they contributed to the success of many successful campaigns, including Dennis Conner's bid for the America's Cup.

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FEATURED - "Iceboat Sailing on Barnegat Bay"

Iceboat sailing and racing on Barnegat Bay in the winter of 2014/2015, courtesy of Peter Slack Photography.


The Black Pearl: Pirates of the Caribbean
In an act of piracy, Pirates of the Caribbean stole Leg 9 of the 2005-2006 Volvo Ocean Race. Watch a minute of pure adrenaline as Paul Cayard & the crew of The Black Pearl make a run for it.

From the Helm with Bill Koch and John Bertrand
This 14-minute video by America's Cup legends Bill Koch and John Bertrand takes a look at the "bleeding edge" of Cup-level competition from the beginnings of the regatta back in the 1800s.

Using some rarely-seen archival prints and footage, they examine the limits of yacht design and tactical decisions that make the difference between winning a race and losing the boat.

Surfing is Life: The Whitbread Round The World Yacht Race...1997-98
surfing is life - movie Become one of the crew of Chessie Racing's entry into the Whitbread race (now the Volvo Ocean Race). See what daily life is like on a W60 boat as these daring sailors live and race together 24/7 for 31,000 miles.

Iceboat Sailing on Barnegat Bay
Iceboat sailing and racing on Barnegat Bay in the winter of 2014/2015, courtesy of Peter Slack Photography.

Ted Turner's Greatest Race: The 1979 Fastnet
Ted Turner's Greatest Race - Fastnet 1979 An intimate look at what it was like to be racing with Ted Turner during one of the most harrowing ocean races of all time - the infamous 1979 Fastnet Race.

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FEATURED - "TABOR BOY: 100 Years at Sea"

TABOR BOY: 100 Years at Sea
Watch TABOR BOY: 100 Years at Sea SSV TABOR BOY is a 92-foot sail-training schooner used by the Tabor Academy in Marion, Massachusetts to provide its students with an integrated education in STEM subjects and offshore sailing. Along the way, they also learn valuable life lessons in courage, teamwork and leadership.

The Privateer LYNX
Scene from
Come aboard the LYNX — an interpretation of an actual privateer named LYNX built by Thomas Kemp in 1812. The ship is used to teach lessons in history, teamwork and the environment.

BULL & BEAR: The Sandbagger Documentary

Historic, fast and fun! Sandbaggers were used as work boats in the 1860s and became one of the first sailboats used for racing in the United States.

COME SEE BULL & BEAR AT THE NATIONAL SAILING HALL OF FAME - THIS SUMMER! SIGN UP TO GO FOR A RIDE!

Salute to John Mecray
John Mecray Salute Video A tribute to one of America's most accomplished realist painters. Known for his paintings of America's Cup and other sailing yachts, John Mecray was also instrumental in the development of the International Yacht Restoration School (IYRS) and the Museum of Yachting.

Racing to Bermuda: A Century on the Ocean (2006)
Racing to Bermuda: A Century on the Ocean (2006) Celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Newport to Bermuda Race, the 2006 Race had a record 263 boats, over 2,500 sailors, and challenging light conditions. Join the crew racing on-board the classic yacht TICONDEROGA.

Maine Built Boats - Art & Soul
Scene from Maine Built Boats Explore the beauty, craftsmanship and unique heritage that is shared by all Maine-built boats. Gary Jobson produced and narrates this 52 -minute adventure into the boat shops and rocky waters of Downeast.

TABOR BOY: 100 Years at Sea
Watch TABOR BOY: 100 Years at Sea SSV TABOR BOY is a 92-foot sail-training schooner used by the Tabor Academy in Marion, Massachusetts to provide its students with an integrated education in STEM subjects and offshore sailing. Along the way, they also learn valuable life lessons in courage, teamwork and leadership.

Sailing With PRIDE
Watch Sail With Pride Footage showing sailing operations on-board the PRIDE OF BALTIMORE II . Note: Some portions of video do not have audio.

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FEATURED - "Why Do Kids Sail?"

Why Do Kids Sail?
Bay Head YC Opti A Junior Sailor Junior sailors talk candidly about why they sail.

The Privateer LYNX
Scene from
Come aboard the LYNX — an interpretation of an actual privateer named LYNX built by Thomas Kemp in 1812. The ship is used to teach lessons in history, teamwork and the environment.

Sandbagger Documentary - Presented by Bull & Bear Sailing
Historic, fast and fun! Sandbaggers were used as work boats in the 1860s and became one of the first sailboats used for racing in the United States.

COME SEE BULL & BEAR AT THE NATIONAL SAILING HALL OF FAME - THIS SUMMER! SIGN UP YOUR GROUP TO GO FOR A RIDE!

TABOR BOY: 100 Years at Sea
Watch TABOR BOY: 100 Years at Sea SSV TABOR BOY is a 92-foot sail-training schooner used by the Tabor Academy in Marion, Massachusetts to provide its students with an integrated education in STEM subjects and offshore sailing. Along the way, they also learn valuable life lessons in courage, teamwork and leadership.

The Science Behind the 34th America's Cup AC72 Foils
AC72science-foils-filmthmb The AC72 catamarans can fly - literally - at speeds nearing 50 miles per hour. Explore the science behind the foils that turn these already fast giant race cats into turbocharged extreme speed demons.

The Science Behind the 34th America's Cup AC72 Wing Sails
AC72science-wingsail-filmthmb The boats used in the 34th America's Cup - AC72s - are giant catamarans with a revolutionary 40 meter (131 foot) wing sail that is about the same size as a jumbo jetliner's wing. The technology of these sails allows the trimmer to power up the boat so it can fly 3X faster than the speed of the wind.

The Science Behind the America's Cup: Apparent Wind
AC72science-apparentwind-filmthmb The AC72s of the 34th America's Cup can go faster than the wind. This changes all the conventional tactics surrounding a difficult to understand facet of sailing - apparent wind.

The Science Behind the America's Cup: Physical Fitness
AC72science-physical-filmthmb The AC72 catamarans used in the 34th America's Cup are incredibly fast, and their powerful rigs and foiling techniques also make incredible demands on the physical and mental stamina of the athletes that crew these high-tech beasts. This short video takes a look at the training science used to get and keep these sailors in winning athletic condition. On these boat, fitness is not just needed to win; it's also a safety requirement.

The Science Behind the America's Cup: Liveline TV Graphics
AC72science-liveline-filmthmb The AC Liveline graphics are a technology breakthrough for this Americas Cup, providing real time graphics embedded in the live broadcast from a helicopter following the race, sophisticated tracking and telemetry systems, and a military grade GPS that can track the boats accurately to within 2 cm.

"What Do You Stand For?" - Sail Newport
sailnewport-filmthmb Through programs like Sail Newport's, sailing is a sport... no, a lifestyle... that's accessible to everyone from ages under 8 to over 80, and that you don't need a lot of money to sail.

Go Beyond: The Outward Bound Wilderness Experience
outwardbound-libthmb Go on board with 10 teenagers as they set out from Maine on two Hurricane Island 30-foot sailboats, embarking on an educational adventure to promote personal growth.

Shake-A-Leg Miami Promotional Video
Shake A Leg kids Shake-A-Leg Miami, a non-profit organization in the heart of Coconut Grove on the shores of Biscayne Bay, is a community boating center where everyone is welcome to come share and enjoy the healing powers of water. From the physically disabled, to at-risk youth, from the able-bodied to the developmentally challenged. Shake-A-Leg Miami is a place where boats and dreams are launched. Please visit them at www.shakealegmiami.org or call 305-858-5550 for more information.

Celebrating 50 Years of FAST: North Sails 1957-2007
This video reviews the 50 year history of North Sails, from 1957-2007, and provides a glimpse at the art and science of sailmaking.

STEM Summer Bridge at NSHOF - 2015
STEM Summer Bridge 2015 - watch video Fun and science become one in NSHOF's STEM Summer Bridge program, where students are given an introduction to the art and science of sailboat design.

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