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Going from Dreamer to Sailor

I am out sailing here is my story published first on Oct 18 2012

This is the story of how I went from being a dreamer of being a sailor as a child in landlocked Utah to realizing my dream and becoming a sailor with my boat in the Mediterranean.

Sailing in the Mediterranean

Episode 2 Rewind I am out sailing Here is a past episode

July 29, 2017
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Sailing in Croatia and Montenegro. rewind episode I will be back at the end of this summer it will be interesting to see the changes this episode was first published on Sept 18, 2012 Sailing in the Mediterranean Episode 2, 2012 summer sail Croatia, Montenegro, Albania Summer 2012 sail This is the first of several […]

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Episode 3 Rewind I am out sailing Here is a past episode

July 14, 2017
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Sailing in the Mediterranean Episode 3,Interview with sailor Andrew Vik published originally on Sept 12, 2012   I conducted this interview with Andrew Vik . I am looking for other sailors to interview if you have any ideas please contact me! seedream@medsailor.com Also check out my books:     Also consider purchasing my books on […]

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Episode 142 Sailing Weather tools with Julia Andrys

June 23, 2017
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In this episode I have a great discussion with Julia Andrys about weather forecasting and weather forecasting tools and what she uses while sailing in the Mediterranean Julia mentions three great resources for whether planning they are: https://www.windy.com/ iNavX Predictwind.com All three have apps for smartphones. Below is a screenshot of the thunderstorm predicting page […]

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Episode 141 Engine Maintenance Sailing in the Mediterranean and Beyond

June 13, 2017
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Want to go sailing with me this summer? In this episode I talk crew opening positions for the summer of 2017 and engine oil change tips. Also I go over a reader’s letter. I will be installing a Furlex roller on my staysail this summer I found this great video on the installation process! Please […]

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Episode 140 Neil Fletcher SoCal 300 Race Sailing in the Mediterranean and Beyond

June 5, 2017
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Neil Fletcher Reports on the So Cal 300 My good friend Neil Fletcher just completed the Southern California 300 mile yacht race (the SoCal 300). Neil took it upon himself to record this story for us. It’s a great story Neil told me that in the process of creating this audio story he enjoyed learning […]

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Sailing Flotilla Charter Review

June 1, 2017

I just received this email from a listener and for those of you that are looking for flotilla charter information you might want to take a look at TJ’s link below: Hi Franz, I’m a long-time listener to your podcast. Yours was the first sailing podcast to which I subscribed and it remains an informative […]

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2017 Summer Sail Crew Positions

May 31, 2017

I may have some openings for guest crew positions this summer in my sail from Turkey to Croatia. July 15-September 15 If you are interested in learning more, write me a short note and tell me about yourself. Please use the contact form. Go sailing! Franz

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Episode 139 David Baird Interview Sailing in the Mediterranean and Beyond

May 23, 2017
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In this episode I talk with David Baird David just bought a boat in Palma Mallorca and sailed it to Corfu by way or Tunisia. He tells a great story! Here is a YouTube video of his boat before he purchased it! Please Consider supporting the podcast in Patreon Want me to go sailing with […]

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Episode 138 Sailboat Fuel Systems and Bill Wiebe interview Sailing in the Mediterranean and Beyond

April 29, 2017
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In this episode I talk about Diesel Engine Fuel Systems. Also I include an interview with my adventurous friend Bill Wiebe. Here is a link to Racor Fuel/water filters. http://ph.parker.com/us/17583/en/marine-filtration-rcr Please Consider supporting the podcast in Patreon Want me to go sailing with you? Then contact me! If you have ideas for future podcasts or […]

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