Posts Tagged ‘SCOTW’
Texas J/24er James K sends this gem in and wins Sailor Chick of the Week honors for his lovely wife. We won’t say this is her best angle, but it’s a damned good one.
I finally talked my wife into buying a second boat that still only has a bucket (ladies like real heads for some unknown reason) and restoring it. Here is my most incredible lady – Linda Kondziela – cleaning the keel sump of our Evelyn 32-2 prior to glassing and installing frames.
October 29th, 2013 by admin
Known as “Red Lady” in Cruising Anarchy, Jessica is the ideal Sailor Chick of the Week, and exactly the kind of soul this sport needs more of. Far more than just a pretty face on a yacht, she’s an owner and liveaboard in the Big City.
She singlehands her boat, races on several other boats in many crew positions, and has a great time doing it.
She splices, does rigging, and can handle nearly every kind of boat maintenance that you can think of. And, she looks great doing it all. More impressively, she’s learned it all in just about a year.Keep rockin’ it, Jess! We’re proud of you!
October 9th, 2013 by admin
Sometimes just getting on the water is enough to stand out, and as the only female Worlds helmsman in a class that’s regarded as one of the most traditional of all, College of Charleston senior Laura Beigel does exactly that. She’s lying in 54th position in a tough, light air Star Worlds fleet with dad Read, and we wish her luck. She’s not the only sailor chick at the Worlds either, but she’s the only driver and we dig it! Photo credit Marc Rouiller/StarWorlds2013.
September 4th, 2013 by admin
The top shelf of the infinitesimally small population of female Carbonologists, Marie Dixneuf takes some time to clean up the wing inside Luna Rossa’s San Francisco HQ. If you don’t remember her from Clean’s Extreme 40 interview in 2011, prepare to fall in love. Absolutely gorgeous work from Carlo Borlenghi, clearly making the best of an event that’s lacking in good racing to shoot. And guess what? Sailing’s number one photographer has gone Facebook. Bravo!
August 13th, 2013 by admin