JOYRIDER TV video index

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1 - Essentials
2 - Hobie 16 set up (and take down)
3 - F18 / Tornado set up (and take down)
4 - Trapezing
5 - F18/Tiger/Tornado etc technique
6 - Spinnaker
7 - HOBIE 14
8 - Various technique videos
9 - Get your boat ready
10 - Sort out your steering
11 - F18/Tiger/Tornado jib system
12 - Drama on the high seas!
13 - Monohull sailing
14 - GoPro - camra mounting
15 - Races
16 - About Wildwind
17 - Onboard Videos:
18 - Quick Tips - indexed
19 - Quick tips specials (less quick)
20 - ROPE
21 - Reviews
1 - Essentials
Basics of Cat Sailing
What's most important while sailing
Power control, which way to steer
Landing with onshore wind
Landing with Cross shore wind
Capsize righting - from full inversion
Man Overboard!
How to get back on
How to trapeze
Fundamentals of tacking
Fundamentals of Gybing
Upwind Technique H16
Downwind technique H16
2 - Hobie 16 set up (and take down)
Hobie 16 building 1 - platform
Hobie 16 Building 2 - trampoline
Hobie 16 building 3 - mast rigging
Hobie 16 building 4 - mast up with hinge
Hobie 16 rig tuning
Rigging the Hobie 16 - main and jib
Mainsheet and Traveller
Reefing the H16
dismantle the H16
3 - F18 / Tornado set up (and take down)
Tiger Platform Build and trampoline
Tornado Platform Build
F18 style Mast rigging
Raise the tiger mast
F18 mast set up Pre Bend
F18 mast set up Rake
F18 mast set up Rig tension
Hoisting the Tiger mainsail
Hoisting the Tiger Jib
Tiger Mainsheet and Downhaul
Dismantle the Hobie Tiger
4 - Trapezing
How to trapeze
Chosing a trapeze harness
The Adjustable trapeze system
5 - F18/Tiger/Tornado etc technique
Tiger Upwind crew positions
Tiger Downwind positions
Tiger - trapezing
Tiger - Upwind - high wind
Tiger - Tacking - high wind
Tiger - Bear away - high wind
Tiger - Downwind - high wind
Tiger - Spinnaker drop - high wind
Tiger - Gybing - high wind
Hobie Tiger mainsail sattings
Correct daggerboard position
Don't snap your daggerboards
6 - Spinnaker
Catamaran Spinnaker techinique
Single line Spinnaker
Rigging the spinnaker
Attachng the bowsprit 1
Attaching the bowsprit 2
Replace your spi halyard
Fitting a spinnaker to your boat
Bowsprit and furler arrangement
Jib And spinnaker systems
7 - HOBIE 14
H14 tuning
Tacking The H14
8 - Various technique videos
Avoiding the jib wrap H16
how to sail fast
Flying the hull
Solo Light wind technique H16
Backwards sailing
Capsize righting with the bag
Capsize righting with mast head float
Capsize righting - solo
9 - Get your boat ready
Pre Season Checks
Pre Sail Checks
buying a used h16
which upgrades to make
Mainsheet Cleating Angles
Tieing in battens
Straighten the bent mast
Replacing traveller balls
10 - Sort out your steering
When to service your rudders
Fix your heavy steering
Rudder alignment
Rudder casting service
Service your Hobie Rudders
How to replace your rudder cam
11 - F18/Tiger/Tornado jib system
Tiger jib system
Furling the self tacking jib
Jib and downhaul takeaway sytem
12 - Drama on the high seas!
Capsize FX1
Capsize H14
Capsize Dragoon
Capsize H16 solo pitchpole
Tornado mast break mast head camera
H14 mast comes down
13 - Monohull sailing
Foiling Laser - onboard
Foiling Laser - 20 knots
Foiling Laser wedge testing
Foiling RS Aero
Tacking the Laser
High wind Laser Sailing - 18 knots
Laser Kicker Assembly
49er sailing with Josh and Fraser
14 - GoPro - camera mounting
GoPro - which camera where
GoPro mounting ideas
GoPro - how to mast mount
15 - Races
Hobie 16 solo mixed fleet - light wind
Fx1 Match race
FX1 mixed fleet race - windy
Ionian Regatta 2007
Ionian Regatta 2008
Ionian Regatta 2014
Ionian Regatta 2019
Hobie Tiger Worlds 2008
Tornado Worlds 2012 1 lap
Tornado Europeans 2018 race 6
Tornado Europeans 2019 race 6
16 - About Wildwind
Guided tour of wildwind
The Wildwind Cat Fleet
The Wildwind sailing area
17 - Onboard Videos
Dragoon onboard - mid wind with spi
Hobie 14 onboard - windy with mast drop
Hobie 14 onboard - high wind speed test
Hobie 15 onboard - a classic joyride
Hobie 16 onboard - a classic joyride
Hobie 16 onboard - popular
Hobie 16 onboard - fastest ever!
Hobie 16 onboard - 23.53 knots
Hobie 16 onboard - fastest of 2019
Hobie 16 onboard - 4 way joyride
Hobie 16 onboard - mid wind manouvers
Hobie 16 onboard - 4 joyrides 25 knots
Hobie 16 onboard - solo - reefed
Hobie 16 onboard - windiest 2019
Hobie 16 onboard - solo - too windy
Hobie 16 onboard - strong wind multicam
Hobie 16 onboard - gps speed test
Hobie 16 onboard - solo technique
Hobie 16 onboard - multicam commentary
C2 - F18 speed stick attempt
C2 - F18 decksweeper introduction
C2 - F18 full power joyride
C2 - F18 3 joyrides, bowsprit cam
C2 - F18 first time out
FX1 - solo with spinnaker (16 knots)
FX1 - solo with spinnaker (17 knots)
18 - Quick Tips
Trolley technique
Mainsail hoist
Mainsheet block snap shackle
Make your own stick
Sticky Traveller
Mast not rotating
Trolley technique
Folding the spinnaker
How much rig tension on the 16
Getting back on the boat - a modification
Tightening shackles
Forestay chainplate protector
Get rid of fibreglass splinters
Replace harken cleat springs
Trapeze shock cord routing
Rudders - put them down nicely
Rudders - when to service
H16 downhaul - the 6:1 system
Jib furling in strong wind
jib battens getting caught on the mast
Mainsheet block snap shackle
Repair rope with separated core
Age of your boat - how to find
H16 trapeze shock cord routing
Mooring system
Trapeze system
Jib Tack Position
Bridle wire wind indicators
F18 downhaul block tidy
Tiger mainsail hoist
Capsize righting lines
Hoisting a sticky main
H16 mainhalyard to avoid catching the jib
H16 jib travellers
Mainsheet and traveller arrangement
Untangle the mainsheet
Jib hoisting and dropping
H16 forestay tidying
Adjusting the adjustable trapeze
Get the trapeze out of the way in light wind
Spinnaker chute - prevent the wobble
Stop a swinging boom
F18 downhaul guidelines
F18 balance the jib and downhaul lines
Spinnaker - easily uncleat
F18 keep the forestay solid while sheeting the jib
Moving the boat in heavy wind - in the water
Spinnaker chute - keep it tight
19 - Quick tips specials (less quick)
Low budget self tacking jib H16
What's in the box
Salad Dressing mast cleaner
Mainsheet systems
20 - ROPE
Rope types and lengths
Knots for sailors
21 - Reviews
The Hobie Pacific - why you want one
SHould you buy a Hobie 16
Should you buy EPO3 rudder blades