On the Water: Entertainment

  1. On the Water / Entertainment

    Kitesurfing in high heels: harder than it looks!

    Feb 4, 2015

    Watch out James Bond! Skiing in a tuxedo is child's play in comparison to kitesurfing in high heels. …Read More

  2. On the Water / Entertainment

    Watch Ben Ainslie Racing pitchpole Nacra F20

    Rob Melotti
    Jan 22, 2015

    One member of the Ben Ainslie Racing team demonstrates circus trapezing aboard their Nacra F20 training dinghy. …Read More

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  4. On the Water / Entertainment

    How to stop an out-of-control speedboat

    Dec 18, 2014

    Watch RNLI footage of volunteers lassoing an out-of-control speedboat. …Read More

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  7. On the Water / Entertainment

    Freestyle watersports as performance art

    Dec 1, 2014

    Does freestyle get any more extreme than this? The short answer is: absolutely. …Read More

  8. On the Water / Entertainment

    10 creative ways to trash a spinnaker

    Nov 19, 2014

    Pity the foredeck teams in this video as the spinnakers get out of control. …Read More

  9. On the Water / Entertainment

    Britain's deadliest storms remembered

    Oct 13, 2014

    Three documentaries about the causes and the effects of the deadliest storms in UK history. …Read More

  10. On the Water / Entertainment

    Lego Volvo Ocean Race yacht

    Gael Pawson
    Oct 2, 2014

    A scale version of a Volvo Ocean Race yacht built entirely from Lego! …Read More

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  12. On the Water / Entertainment

    Toroidal vortex: dolphins blowing bubble rings

    Sep 22, 2014

    Known on land as smoke rings – it turns out that our waterborne mammalian cousins are also partial to playing with toroidal vortices. …Read More

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  14. On the Water / Entertainment

    How to fly a spinnaker swing - videos

    Rob Melotti
    Sep 18, 2014

    It may never take off in the UK but the spinnaker swing is an amazing spectacle and a proper sailing challenge too. …Read More

  15. On the Water / Entertainment

    Sailing dog: amazing trapezing Collie

    Gael Pawson
    Sep 17, 2014

    Watch this amazing border collie trim, tack and hike; a true sailing dog! …Read More

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