CRASHED into by a BARGE just as the Regatta begins.

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Comentarios • 656

  • Sailing La Vagabonde
    Sailing La Vagabonde  Hace 2 meses +83

    Thanks for watching!! We absolutely love doing these meet ups. Each time is a pleasant reminder of how amazing our community is. Thanks to all our patrons and all our viewers for getting involved in the competitions earlier this year. Without patrons and our viewers, this show wouldn't exist. If you'd like to be part of our patreon community with exclusive previews, live streams, merch rewards and ad free episodes, you can find our page here: bit.ly/SLVPatreon

    • H N
      H N Hace 2 meses

      @TheSmreeder Not all of them are assholes, many of them are just under pressure.

    • johnnythepr1ck
      johnnythepr1ck Hace 2 meses

      @DCC under the 1978 maritime accordance act, section V, subsection "international waters", responsibility lies with the moorer. "Under no circumstances is the moored vessel allowed to manoeuvre unless acts of God."

    • johnnythepr1ck
      johnnythepr1ck Hace 2 meses

      Riley, mooring near a dock? Are you friggin mad? Hand in your licence.
      In all seriousness, you guys looked like you had so much fun. Elayna looked like she's back to her perky, vibrant best.
      Btw, who do you follow in the footy?

    • H N
      H N Hace 2 meses

      @DCC That's correct, and Riley did not lose his privileged position by trying to avoid the crash. Ultimately, I believe, every insurance would adjudicate in favor of Riley since the tow has sucked LV into its stern. Thanks to Riley for sharing this with us. And he has set a great example - how to remain positive after such an experience 👍

    • Ryan Jimenez
      Ryan Jimenez Hace 2 meses

      Trimaran update

  • Zerrin Kaya
    Zerrin Kaya Hace 13 días +170

    Have you tried Mighty Travels Premium yet?

  • Mary Gunning
    Mary Gunning Hace 2 meses +415

    So grateful to have been one of the lucky winners! The regatta was incredible. Thank you Riley and Elayna and Cruise Abaco for making it possible. Truly an unforgettable experience! xx

    • InfiniteNallidge
      InfiniteNallidge Hace 2 meses

      Simpin is so satisfyin hey?!

    • Sam Pickles
      Sam Pickles Hace 2 meses +5

      Thank you to the country and people of the Bahamas as well, for being so patient with our Ree'gah'tah 🇧🇸🇧🇸🇧🇸

    • UGPVlogs_LA
      UGPVlogs_LA Hace 2 meses +6

      @Mary Gunning OMG! It looked like everyone just hit it off so well. Just an incredible souvenir here on La Vagabond’s channel for you all to reflect on. 👌❤️

    • Jeffery Jeffery
      Jeffery Jeffery Hace 2 meses +5

      @Sailing La Vagabonde
      🌬.. ⚘💃 ⛵🌴....👸🌙

    • Sailing La Vagabonde
      Sailing La Vagabonde  Hace 2 meses +22

      You ladies were the sweetest!! What a week 💛💛 xx

  • jcoghill2
    jcoghill2 Hace 2 meses +309

    Riley, At your earliest convenience take the boat in for a repair estimate, then send the operator and his insurance company a copy of the estimate which is now their bill to pay. If they don't pay you can put a lien against their vessel in court and you don't need a lawyer. You weren't at fault mate. An operator is at all times responsible for any damage caused by their wake. You were at anchor which means under right of way rules the least maneuverable vessel has the right of way. You can't get any less maneuverable than being at anchor so once again you are in the clear. Don't be so quick to assume fault.
    James Coghill Paralegal

    • Barrie Charmsway
      Barrie Charmsway Hace 2 meses

      @Matt Cable not my boat

    • Matt Cable
      Matt Cable Hace 2 meses

      @Barrie Charmsway If it's no big deal, then you pay for it. It can be repaired in a day, right?

    • Justin Bouvier
      Justin Bouvier Hace 2 meses +1

      @Kevin Walters agree. If I was him instead of moving he should have been on radio asking what his intentions are so he would not have complicated the situation since he stated that the other M/V did not call. That is the reason why we all go by lights, shapes, whistle signals, and radios.

    • Kevin Walters
      Kevin Walters Hace 2 meses +3

      Firstly, no body ever has right of way on the water, but the other vessel was definitely the give way vessel, if you were legally anchored and in compliance with the IRPCS. .
      Unfortunately you complicated the situation by manoeuvring on your anchor chain.
      Secondly, did you have an anchor ball up and was it the correct dimensions as stipulated in the IRPCS?
      Thirdly, were you anchored in a prohibitive area. This on its own would not give the barge carte balance to ram you, but……
      Due to you motoring on you anchor chain, this situation may need a court to determine liability, I would guess you will both be found to be at fault.
      These situations are never easy and it’s always best to avoid a collision at all costs if possible.

    • Justin Bouvier
      Justin Bouvier Hace 2 meses +2

      No one can say who is at fault unless they have a chart, was on the boats, and knows rules of the road. First was that a channel, did it have a traffic separation scheme, was the boat under its own power moving before the accident because he admitted engines was running before hand, did the other vessel try to contact the sailling vessel and maybe radio was turned down and no one herd because of filming or someone was accidentally on wrong channel, was the proper day shape raised to let people know you are on anchor, was there restricted visibility, and most importantly did both parties do what is required to prevent a collision when both seen what was going on and didn’t know each others intensions. There is a lot of unknowns to say who is at fault and if that area was a anchorage or was it impeding traffic. Is it a high traffic area. Can’t anchor in high traffic areas unless it is designated. People don’t understand but pleasure boats are the most dangerous vessels in the world because they have no schooling, dunno rules of the road, and think they have the right away at all times. When license people for the most part come through we are always assuming people don’t know so we do our best to prevent accidents but its best to stay in one place if the vessels are already close to you because there is to much time needed to get a vessel underway.

  • Shane Welsh
    Shane Welsh Hace 2 meses +90

    Still cannot believe I was lucky enough to be part of this! So grateful! Such an amazing week, with such incredible humans! Thank you so much Riley and Elayna for having us! You guys truly are beautiful, and made us feel so welcome aboard your beautiful home on the ocean. Thanks for opening the doors to the sailing world to me, many more adventures to come! See you out there! 🙏🏼⛵️

    • Adventurer's Notebook
      Adventurer's Notebook Hace 2 meses

      Indeed and amen!!! Hope to see you out on the water.. you have a good head start ")

  • Lalo Hernandez
    Lalo Hernandez Hace 2 meses +90

    As a Rookie just getting into sailing I cannot emphasize enough how helpful those animations are as they are entertaining.
    Thank you 🙏🏽

  • Julie Griffiths
    Julie Griffiths Hace 2 meses +60

    Escapism. That’s what you give us. And that’s why I watch. You guys are experts on that. Keep doing what you are doing. Love from Ontario Canada. Xx

  • Mr. M
    Mr. M Hace 2 meses +29

    I've gotta say, my hats off to Riley🎩🥂 Keeping it together and not losing his cool too much with the other boat. Definitely not the time you'd want to ruin a day. And being behind the helm with so many others around. Well done my friend🥂

  • diane70
    diane70 Hace 2 meses +125

    Elayna, I'm commenting on your melasma post here, to be sure you'll see it ...
    People can make such asshole comments online. This isn't about them. This is about what you and your husband think, that's all. You are a beautiful woman... with or without the freckles. I'm a redhead, so I get the freckles thing. To me, they (and my increasing fine lines) show a life well-lived. You're living your entire life on the water, and largely in the tropics... You will get freckles and smile lines. So will your husband, so will your children. You will always be beautiful, but beauty changes as we progress through life. It *changes*, it doesn't lessen. No one looks 22 forever, and those who try often end up looking freakish and just flat-out weird. Let the beauty of your amazing and wonderful life be reflected on your amazing and beautiful face. 💛💛

    • B123
      B123 Hace 2 meses

      What a beautiful comment 😂

    • Lourdes Waite
      Lourdes Waite Hace 2 meses +1

      This! All this! You made me tear up with this comment. 🥰

    • InnSaei
      InnSaei Hace 2 meses

      Well said! 💙

    • MJHay
      MJHay Hace 2 meses +4

      I feel for you Elyana, I too suffer from melasma, it came when I was pregnant with my second child. It’s quite bad (I have dark skin) and I’m really self conscious as I’m a teacher and some kids have commented but my husband is amazing and tells me I’m beautiful everyday. I try to keep positive x

    • Sailing La Vagabonde
      Sailing La Vagabonde  Hace 2 meses +17

      Thanks so much Diane. Very true ❤️

  • THE SmitShow
    THE SmitShow Hace 2 meses +14

    I have never felt FOMO like I did watching this video! So many people like myself feel like we know you and live aboard with you. How amazing to have the opportunity to hang out for a week! I'm glad you all had a blast! Love from OKLAHOMA ❤️

  • Kels0Jade
    Kels0Jade Hace 2 meses

    What an awesome vlog! I'm so glad everyone had a great time and that it all turned out so well. I cannot believe that barge situation happened! How scary! I'm so glad it didn't do some serious damage tho and that everyone stayed safe. You guys are awesome 💜💚

  • Cliff Roach
    Cliff Roach Hace 3 meses +82

    What an unforgettable experience the entire crew had on this first of many (hopefully) adventures for supporters of an amazing loving family..Living Their Dream ! Massive Respect.

  • Adventurer's Notebook
    Adventurer's Notebook Hace 2 meses +1777

    A trip of a lifetime and unforgettable experience!! We were lucky/fortunate to have won, so check out our day by day perspective of this incredible journey: esclips.com/video/CYDWROhZV9U/vídeo.html
    ❤🌴🤙safe travels and we hope our paths cross again with you and the rest of the crew!!!!!! Thank you so much again :))

  • Gail Carver
    Gail Carver Hace 2 meses +1

    Definitely a trip of a lifetime and something we could not have experienced on our own. Everyone involved was gracious and loads of fun. Thanks Riley and Elayna, and Jack, for the experience. And don't be afraid to use that cutting board!

  • Georgia W
    Georgia W Hace 2 meses +8

    So excited for this episode! The quality and content of your vids is 10/10! Amazing work guys!

  • UGPVlogs_LA
    UGPVlogs_LA Hace 2 meses +1

    Just an incredible experience for all!! Here’s to many more ❤️ Congratulations to all the lucky winners

  • Kevin Wells
    Kevin Wells Hace 2 meses +5

    Great job, you guys are tremendous entertainers. I wish I were young enough to do something like this again (I was fortunate enough to sail during my college days). Meanwhile you guys help me live vicariously. Now it is a Happy 4th for me.

  • Justin Bouvier
    Justin Bouvier Hace 2 meses +41

    Because i am a captain on bigger tugs. He should have called on radio to see what your intentions was. Maybe he tried on 16 or the boat traffic channel for that area idk. He may have known y’all was on anchor and was setting up for that turn and you moving messed him up with wind and currents. Him going full throttled was to try to push you away not trying to be dangerous. Yes it is big engines but if something goes in the wheels it will shut the engine down or he will feel it and most likely shut it down. The problem was that you was dragging anchor probably so that is why your bow got sucked so close and also you came ahead to far. If you left it alone it would have been better. I set up all the time on turns and what messes most of us up is someone trying to help, over thinking instead of just standing by, or people who get excited and start making crazy turns in front of us. IF THERE IS ENOUGH ROOM JUST STAND BY MATE.

    • Peace Ranger
      Peace Ranger Hace 2 meses +2

      You're the only one who said it - there should of been a radio conversation well in advance (initiated by either vessel - both had someone on watch).

  • Jason Davis
    Jason Davis Hace 2 meses +2

    OK I love this stuff ! First, if you think that the tugboat captain would've run into you initially, if not for you moving away, then that is 1,000% on him or her. The End. Now, SECOND (meaning next discussion), if you think that, by you moving away, being cautious and allowing the tugboat captain a generous amount of increased [[[space to maneuver...]]] and then... you allowed your boat to drift back into the zone that the tugboat now thinks he or she has available to maneuver... dang, it looks like you have now accidentally created a dangerous situation, and anything that results from that mistake (seems like the tugboat captain tried his/her best to power away from you when he/she realized you had drifted back)(and hey, who knew that the powering forward would actually cause you to be sucked CLOSER to the tugboat, I mean I've never heard of that and I've been a deckhand on a river ferry for a few years in a very busy harbor with lots of tugboats), is therefore put on you, unfortunately.
    That's my $0.02 I'm honestly surprised that these sort of accidents don't happen waaaaay more often. Going from just weekend getaways on boat trips, to actually living on a boat 24/7 and having to constantly stay aware and alert at all times, well it's just incredible how few incidents this couple has had. Very commendable and thanks for the free content all these years !

  • Joanne Pantale
    Joanne Pantale Hace 2 meses

    Such a great experience for you all! 🎉 I really enjoyed watching this. 💞

  • Simon O. Sniper
    Simon O. Sniper Hace 2 meses +30

    You are truly one of the most beautiful families on this earth. Please continue to share your adventures with us. I so look forward to your videos every week. God bless you all.

    • Kerrilee Lawrence
      Kerrilee Lawrence Hace un mes

      Living the life im dreaming of.. Thanks for All Your Videos.. Keep Being You n Am Always Praying for You to be Safe n Happy Love from Lake Macquarie 🌿⛵🏝️💟🙏💟🏝️⛵🌿

    • Simon O. Sniper
      Simon O. Sniper Hace 2 meses +1

      @Sailing La Vagabonde Thrilled that you saw my post and took the time to respond. Watching how you raise your beautiful kids is pure joy. Fabulous vlog, and enjoying your archives equally.

    • Truth Finder
      Truth Finder Hace 2 meses +1

      😘

    • Sailing La Vagabonde
      Sailing La Vagabonde  Hace 2 meses +8

      Aww Simon, this made me teary hahah thank you 🥺 thanks for being here!

  • victor lennon sepulveda
    victor lennon sepulveda Hace 2 meses +13

    Me alegra mucho que estén viviendo y haciendo el paraíso con amigas y amigos , realmente los admiro y siempre les deseo lo mejor.
    cariños y pura vida

  • Bill Burkart
    Bill Burkart Hace 2 meses +7

    What a great video, seeing you all having so much fun was heart warming. It went by way too fast. 👍👍

  • Catherine
    Catherine Hace 2 meses

    Loved this vlog! You could see the love, bonding and genuine fun 🤩

  • Tom Riley
    Tom Riley Hace 2 meses +11

    Collision is a difficult one, as you say had you done nothing would it have been okay - I doubt it given that you would have been further back than you were when you settled back on the shorter anchor chain. On the other hand having seen you move forward the other skipper could reasonably have believed that you were moving forward and would keep your engines on to stay out of the way and not expected you to allow the boat to drift back, when you did it sounds like he really did try his best to avoid you given limited options. All in all one of these things where in retrospect it could have been avoided but shit happens if you spend long enough at sea, live and learn. Really annoying to put a dent in the boat though! Anyway looks like you didn't let it get you down and had a great time with the regata!

    • H N
      H N Hace 2 meses

      The tow should have never come that close to the anchoring yachts. The skipper has to further consider the swing radius of the yachts. LV dragged a few meters, so what. The tow came way to close and was way to fast. The skipper of the tow has recklessly created a hazardous situation that he ultimately could not control. Unless there are not any facts unknown to us, the responsibility rests with the tow alone. Thanks God you got off lightly!

  • unjohn
    unjohn Hace 2 meses +4

    Glad you’re all safe. Y’all have such beautiful smiles. Cheers!

  • Mindy Edwards
    Mindy Edwards Hace 2 meses +2

    Thanks to the Patreons for making all this possible in the first place, glad to see some of you having a wonderful time with Riley, Elayna and crew family. you all made memories you won't forget.

  • Donna Kawana
    Donna Kawana Hace un mes

    Thanks for sharing your lives with us... Grateful For this channel!! ✌🏼💗😊❣️

  • Cass Larkin
    Cass Larkin Hace 2 meses +17

    I like that you're allowing us, your viewers, to see your affection with one another. Lovely. xx~Cass

  • Dazer Reigh
    Dazer Reigh Hace 2 meses

    So happy it went well guys, sounds like a great time was had by all. 👏

  • ChasingDreams
    ChasingDreams Hace 2 meses

    You guys are awesome! Thanks for all the inspiration and encouragement you provide for the new generation of sailors ❤️

  • Alison Philp
    Alison Philp Hace 2 meses +1

    That’s cool guys glad to see it went well and all had a great time congratulations love ur work ❤️🙏🤙🇦🇺

  • Cheryl Sibson
    Cheryl Sibson Hace 2 meses

    seems as if you all had a wonderful trip, was so glad for all of you! Lenny's vlog was so cute!

  • Kyle Mayer
    Kyle Mayer Hace 2 meses

    WE owe you. I can't believe we get to watch your amazing journey for free.... You deserve so much more. THANK YOU from the bottom of our hearts... It's too much, we're all grateful you took this risk on ESclips. (especially ESclips ;) Just being allowed to watch what you are doing has changed all of our lives.

  • adam19974111
    adam19974111 Hace 2 meses

    I am glad everything worked out for you guys. You work so hard and deserve that.

  • Mark Lengal
    Mark Lengal Hace 2 meses +1

    I’ve been going back and watching the older videos . It’s been an awesome ride for sure. Does the boat that hit you have to pay for the repairs? I’m not sure how insurance works on the water

  • Amanda J
    Amanda J Hace 2 meses

    I am SO glad you both seemed to really really enjoy your time, and the kids too! That is hugely important. What a fun crew you had :)

  • Frankie Torres
    Frankie Torres Hace 2 meses +1

    My goodness! When they were handing out good looks in heaven your family must have got in line twice. What a beautiful family

  • Jonathan Shafer
    Jonathan Shafer Hace 2 meses +3

    Love your videos!! Thank you for being who you are and sharing everything with us, it truly is so special!

  • Jiela Joseph
    Jiela Joseph Hace 2 meses

    A really beautiful episode!!! I love Lenny Tube! And Elayna I think your editing style is so so incredible!!! If you want you can definitely play around with video formats (but you wouldn’t need to…). I think I will love everything you create🦋! The mixture of those really good cinematic shots and the silly snippets makes it so fun to watch! The freediving can’t be missed of course!

  • Jane Connors
    Jane Connors Hace 2 meses

    As a lady of a certain age, this looks like heaven to me. I'd so love to have an adventure like this. I know from watching lots of different channels that boat life isn't just fun and games. A lot of hard work goes into keeping everything safe and ship shape but I'm itching to have a go

  • SimpleArt OfHealing
    SimpleArt OfHealing Hace 2 meses

    So glad you and Alayna had so much fun after all your hard work planning it! So beautiful!

  • Ann Marie Giallonardo
    Ann Marie Giallonardo Hace 2 meses +2

    Guys, this stunning video delivers the ultimate in FOMO for the rest of us! Gorgeous hand-made cutting board with turquoise is a precious forever memory of this trip (and will look perfect in your new boat)! What a wonderful group of people!

  • Justin Fetty
    Justin Fetty Hace 2 meses

    You guys are wonderful:) keep enjoying this beautiful world that we’ve been given , and now you have such a beautiful family and close friends to share your joy with:) You all seem very real and I truly believe that’s authentic keep enjoying this amazing life we’ve been given:) Wish you all the best:)

  • lulugun
    lulugun Hace 2 meses +1

    Good thinking Riley, happy you guys are okay.... now on with the good show...love you guys

  • Dana Meeh
    Dana Meeh Hace 2 meses +1

    I LOVE these new videos. A little more intimate and just soooo amazing!

  • BTCxyz
    BTCxyz Hace 2 meses

    Wow 🥳
    You guys have created such amazing things.
    And given many dream's, memories, and inspiration 🎉
    Great work guy's ,
    Bless your family forevermore 🙏

  • Kimberly Clark
    Kimberly Clark Hace 2 meses

    no one has more fun than you all, amazing thanks for sharing!!,

  • Best part Of me
    Best part Of me Hace 2 meses

    You guys attract great people bc you are great people! I’m glad everything went smoothly and everyone had a great time!

  • Eva
    Eva Hace 2 meses +1

    So glad y’all had a great time. Was fun to watch too.

  • Brice Duggan
    Brice Duggan Hace 2 meses +19

    I feel like this is a glimpse at peak civilization. Imagine only 100 years ago traveling on a boat to Australia... or Canada. It was a life or death kinda thing. Who edits these things? they're so damn good.

  • Mi Journeys
    Mi Journeys Hace 2 meses +1

    I am soooooooo envy, I wish one day I could join you on such an adventure (and not being seasick) :)

  • James May
    James May Hace 2 meses

    You all look so cool! Hope you're well! And the ship. Love James

  • Caitlin H
    Caitlin H Hace 2 meses

    This was so cool, what a trip it must have been. thank you guys !!

  • Sarah Clanton
    Sarah Clanton Hace 3 meses +18

    hahahah I just love how Lenny says "so...." hahaha. This is a heart explodingly great episode. EEEEEE gotta enter ALL the competitions and win next time

  • Noone AnybodyKnows
    Noone AnybodyKnows Hace 2 meses

    A bit late to the party, out celebrating July 4th myself. I recognize the hard work, extensive planning, and stress putting this event together generates. Thank you for caring for your patrons. And for sharing with those of us that support by watching and commenting.

  • ofmyownaccord
    ofmyownaccord Hace 2 meses +23

    11:20 Sneaky David finding himself the best seat on the boat! HAHA 😂

  • drmoynihan
    drmoynihan Hace 2 meses

    That was so cool. I'm so glad you shared having all those friends over.

  • Becky Roque
    Becky Roque Hace 2 meses +1

    HOW FUN! I totally hope the future charters with Riley’s cousin are like this regatta! (sorry can’t think of his name right now!). Love hearing Lenny talk!!

  • Bucket List Retreats
    Bucket List Retreats Hace 2 meses +1

    We know how you feel Riley!!!! Great fun guys.

  • scott ce
    scott ce Hace 2 meses +7

    As the captain of the vessel its my responsibility to avoid the collision. I would have moved or maybe reversed to NNE if I thought the anchor chain would be clear enough. You can not however drift back into that cleared space tho. With that being said, the other captain could have and should have taken precautions as well. Just never count on it. All in all, just a scratch. Love the channel..................thanks for the content.

  • MrsGisawesome
    MrsGisawesome Hace 2 meses +2

    thanks again for opening your ocean going home and your world to us. As I sit here in Perth on a cold miserable night watching on my laptop under a quilt... you give me a tantalizing and much needed escape to a warmer world

  • Gary Laaks
    Gary Laaks Hace 2 meses +1

    Love this channel. That feeling of nostalgia is a glimpse of what Heaven would be like I would imagine. Family and friendship (love) is what makes life worth living. Stunning clear waters there. Take care and regards from South Africa.

  • 7kmkeane
    7kmkeane Hace 2 meses +15

    Regarding the barge, you didn't stay put, you motored ahead. I think you may have faked the barge operator out by giving the impression you had the ability to maneuver. You then didn't hold position, you drifted back as he made his turn. He then tried to avoid you by gunning his engines forward, and this "sucked you into his stern"? I don't think it is common knowledge that a barge accelerating his engines would suck in a small boat that is close. I believe your error is that you should have held station at anchor. I doubt the barge would have run you down. These guys are pros, I've seen them maneuver through a crowded Hopetown harbor many times with no incident.

  • Nina Oaster
    Nina Oaster Hace 2 meses

    Thank you to you both for all the wonderful videos that take me away from my mundane life in central New York. Don't get me wrong, I love where I live, however... I will never sail like you do and your videos take me away. Thank you so much. Blessed be.

  • Nick Bishop
    Nick Bishop Hace 2 meses

    Awesome time and great content as always - thanks for sharing.

  • Jerry Smith
    Jerry Smith Hace un mes

    Riley,
    Were you concerned that there might be some internal damage where the barge struck your boat? ⛵

  • The Shady Place
    The Shady Place Hace 2 meses

    Im glad everyone was ok 😰⚓🚢Awesome❤ Im so happy for y'all❤ Im sure that was alot for you(Riley and Elayna) planning and being the host. So happy that you got to have some fun🏖 Vaca mode!! Woo! Darwin is ready to start fliming😂 I love the "let me explain with an animation"😂 Also loved the end there too, happy to see Riley opening up to the camera. I think it's a great idea to do it every year, especially because of how happy it made yall feel🎄🎅 Thank you for sharing your lives with us ❤

  • HubrisNaut
    HubrisNaut Hace un mes

    I've been off on other things. glad to see lv crew and friends are going strong. best wishes all

  • savannah ga
    savannah ga Hace 2 meses +1

    Mistakes will be made, thankfully this was a learning experience!!!

  • John Fritz
    John Fritz Hace 2 meses +3

    Riley, Elayna and their beautiful babies make a very special family. You’re a god it was perfect

  • Strokelock
    Strokelock Hace 2 meses +1

    You guys Rock! Or as Riley would say "You are Legends!"

  • Colin Boerner
    Colin Boerner Hace 2 meses

    Darwin has the professional vlogger Genes, adorable 🥰

  • People News Today
    People News Today Hace 2 meses +1

    Wow. The editing and videos are amazing. Well done.

  • tom
    tom Hace 2 meses

    The way my heart is missing sailing so much, time to hit up my great great cousin michelle for her sailboat!

  • Liz A.
    Liz A. Hace 2 meses +1

    That looks like a crackin good time!!! I can’t believe that barge ran into you! Jerks!!! Well Riley and Elena thank you so much. This was a lot of fun to watch. Wild group get some alcohol in them. LOL sending love from Cali.

  • Madison Erving
    Madison Erving Hace 2 meses

    My parents, Tom and Kirsten, are the owners of Dellis Rae. They LOVED seeing you all on the boat. My mom is a huge fan of yours and was so excited to hear our boat was part of the journey!

  • penny stevens
    penny stevens Hace 2 meses

    I absolutely love watching your vlogs. Shout out to Eamon and bec and then kara and Nate. Thank you for sharing. Love from New Brunswick Canada

  • Claire Cooper
    Claire Cooper Hace 2 meses

    Wow, what an amazing adventure. 👍🏼👍🏼👌🏽👌🏽

  • Gary Bolick
    Gary Bolick Hace 2 meses

    I really enjoy watching all of you each week.

  • Rick Stricker
    Rick Stricker Hace 2 meses

    Even a slight(?) bump can cause unseen damage to the frame of the vessel, even if the hull seems to be intact. I presume you checked the inside of the hull at the point of impact to be sure. Were you flying the black ball?

  • Seth Hackler
    Seth Hackler Hace 2 meses +17

    Love the content. I’m surrounded by corn and beans in Indiana USA so seeing your adventures is always a nice get away.. safe travels crew..

    • Henry Nymann
      Henry Nymann Hace 2 meses +1

      @Meemaw Diana Thanks, and you too! 🙂

    • Meemaw Diana
      Meemaw Diana Hace 2 meses +1

      @Henry Nymann hell yeah!!!!! I live or should I sail LOL vicariously through them!!! My car broke down in Seymour many years ago LOLOL....Home to John Mellencamp✌!!!! Have a great week!!!

    • Henry Nymann
      Henry Nymann Hace 2 meses +2

      Lookey at all these fellow Hoosier-sailer-wannabees! Near Seymour myself, enjoying the adventures as well!

    • Meemaw Diana
      Meemaw Diana Hace 2 meses +1

      Hey neighbor!!!!!! Live in kokomo!!! Hoosier all my life!✌

  • Alexandra L
    Alexandra L Hace 2 meses +1

    What a fun event !
    🥳💕

  • Luba Alanna
    Luba Alanna Hace 2 meses

    I think you could’ve certainly made multiple videos about this week regatta. I’m surprised you were able to condense it to 18min. It was so much fun to watch !!! Thanks for posting

  • Emma Wheeler
    Emma Wheeler Hace 2 meses +4

    Amazing! So awesome that everyone turned out to be amazing “normal” people making the trip that much extra.
    I smiled so huge watching this whole episode. Congratulations on a successful first regatta! And congratulations everyone who made it extra special for the La Vagabonde crew. ❤️

  • Don B
    Don B Hace 2 meses +1

    A couple of thoughts on the collision. We’re you monitoring your vhf? Did the tug have AIS? In that situation was the tug considered a Restricted Ability to Maneuver (RAM) vessel? And we’re you anchored too close to the dock or in an access channel to the dock?
    At the end of the day both vessels were required to take action to avoid a collision, regardless of who was the stand on or give way vessel. Judging from what I saw neither of you made the maneuvers required to avoid the mishap. I’m surprised you did not converse with the other captain either by radio or sound signals. Of course that observation applies to both captains.

  • OopsyDaisy
    OopsyDaisy Hace 2 meses

    What a blast ! Also loved Lenny Cam 💕

  • Yellow Status
    Yellow Status Hace 2 meses

    great work and glad it all come together.

  • Michael Mulherin
    Michael Mulherin Hace 2 meses

    yall are my favorite vacation simulation........great content

  • Sailing Aquarius Around The World

    Wow, looks like a lot of fun 🤩 And luckily that crash left only a scratch

  • Brick Lawson
    Brick Lawson Hace 2 meses +1

    with boats, whenever in doubt about whose in the right of way, the larger boat wins

  • Bike Life
    Bike Life Hace 2 meses

    Just awesome so happy for everyone involved.

  • Doug Dean
    Doug Dean Hace 2 meses

    Great times! Looks like things got a bit crazy at times, as it should

  • Terry m
    Terry m Hace 2 meses +2

    When in doubt move it out, you can't trust anyone especially when they have serious tonnage over you!

  • DeniseMeB
    DeniseMeB Hace 2 meses +1

    “Riley needs 4 people to replace me” lol spoken like a true bestie ❤️

  • Roy LeMeur
    Roy LeMeur Hace 2 meses +3

    Even with that briefest of description of the collision, it's looking like if you had taken no action the collision may not have occurred. Did you communicate effectively with the other captain as it was happening? Inquiring minds etc....

  • Steve xray62
    Steve xray62 Hace 2 meses

    That was the funniest thing when Darwin was running with the camera. 😁. He wanted to vlog for a change!! 😆🤣😅

  • Cessyy
    Cessyy Hace 2 meses

    I love the animations lol. Really explains things to someone who knows nothing about boats

  • James Calvert
    James Calvert Hace 2 meses +23

    Vessel under power is responsible to avoid. Should have remained at anchor until captain of barge tug unit requested that you move.

    • TA29
      TA29 Hace 2 meses

      I agree James. Stay put at anchor but aware.

    • Je Star
      Je Star Hace 2 meses

      That's seems correct. I might have hopped on the radio too to see if they were aware.

  • alex mantzouris
    alex mantzouris Hace 2 meses

    Love your channel..now all I ever think about is sailing!