Women Who Inspire: Sailor and Author Tania Aebi

Article originally published in TheFineLineMag.com. Photo courtesy of Tania…


before you set sail: the chart briefing

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If you ever hear Mayday on the radio when sailing, that is serious business.…


the wind in her sails: sailing opportunities for women abound

There is no clear reason why the boat pronoun most commonly used is "she". The…