Sailing for adventure and fun

Big Lake sailing class, Alaska Sailing Club
Big Lake sailing class, Alaska Sailing Club

Today’s show will inspire you with a sailing adventure, then help you learn about how to become a sailor with your family here in our part of Alaska. We’ll hear about an amazing adventure an Anchorage couple took halfway around the world, sailing from Seward, Alaska to New Zealand and back in two years. Then a sailing instructor here in our region, talking about how to become a sailor and make sailing a part of your life on Alaskan lakes.

Listen now:

HOST: Charles Wohlforth


  • Laurence Blakely, ocean sailor
  • Mark Ward, ocean sailor
  • Geoff Wright, instructor, Alaska Sailing Club

BROADCAST: Thursday, August 20, 2015, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. AKDT

REPEAT BROADCAST:  Thursday, August 20, 2015, 8:00 – 9:00 p.m. AKDT

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