Mountain Top Views

Back porch views are separated from mountaintop views by a vast expanse of worthwhile sacrifice. Samantha and I had just crossed the Gulf of Alaska for the second time in a month when I had that thought. Our sailing logistics company has taken off, and we are quite busy, delivering sailboats between Seattle, Washington and […]

Read more "Mountain Top Views"

If you don’t want something, you may settle for anything. But anything, could be nothing at all.

I personally hope that you WANT SOMETHING AMAZING out of this life gift you have been given. If you don’t want something, you may settle for anything that lands in your lap.   None of us really want “anything”, because anything could end up being nothing at all…..   With that in mind, I hope […]

Read more "If you don’t want something, you may settle for anything. But anything, could be nothing at all."

Ice Tactics by Capt. Jesse Osborn published in Ocean Navigator Magazine

I began writing a small series on Arctic Ice Tactics this fall.  Ocean Navigator Magazine has published one of the articles in the March 2015 issue.

http://www.oceannavigator.com/March-April-2015/Negotiating-a-brash-ice-barrier/

Ocean Navigator is an all business magazine for serious sailors and we are proud to have contributed to the sailing community through this publication for the second time.

 

Enjoy!

Capt. Jesse Osborn

SV EMPIRICUS

Read more "Ice Tactics by Capt. Jesse Osborn published in Ocean Navigator Magazine"

2 SEASONS IN THE ARCTIC WITH “STORMR” An equipment review, by the crew of Empiricus

“STORMR” Product review from a sailors perspective. By Capt. Jesse Osborn and the crew of SV Empiricus. 2012-2014 In 2012, I was preparing to sail the fabled Northwest Passage. Having the right foul weather gear was going to be important. As I discussed this with a friend, he told me about this new company called […]

Read more "2 SEASONS IN THE ARCTIC WITH “STORMR” An equipment review, by the crew of Empiricus"