US Sailing, Starboard Portal

Live sessions with experts, broadcast on YouTube. Topics range from specific sailing topics to organizations, education, and more. Extremely broad scope of material, real experts. Broadcasts several days per week.

US Sailing: Starboard Portal

(Note that US Sailing uses YouTube for their platform, but most of their videos are not reachable from the YouTube site. Find them on the US Sailing site and click the links.)

North Sails Webinars

Live interactive informal sessions with North Experts on topics related to sailing performance. Sessions are broadcast on Zoom and later posted to the North Sails YouTube Channel. Note that you need to register to join the live seminar, though they are free.

North Sails Webinar – Schedule and Register

North Sails Webinar — Archived Sessions (YouTube playlist)

ASA Seminars with Peter Isler. (Sponsored by North Sails.)

These webinars are designed to help you grow as a sailor by providing a deep dive into important topics such as weather, navigation, and bareboat chartering. These are topics that provide an opportunity to learn something new, that you will be able to use in your everyday sailing to make your time on the water more safe and enjoyable. Each webinar is 1-hr long, and is made for any type of sailor, all experience levels.

ASA Seminars – Schedule and Register

North Sails Youtube Channel

A truly enormous wealth of videos, from how modern sails are designed and built, to racing instruction, to how to cruise on a sailboat. You could spend days on this channel.

North Sails YouTube Channel

The Ocean Race (formerly known as the Volvo Ocean Race)

YouTube channel with tons of videos from the round-the-world races from 2018 back into the 1970s. Particularly fun are the “official videos” of each edition of the race – amazing how much the sport has evolved. Also: don’t miss the 11-part documentary series covering the spectacular 2017-18 race.

The Ocean Race YouTube Channel


Virtual Regatta

Online sailboat racing.

Virtual regatta.