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BLUEWATER CRUISING Series
by Rory and Sandra Burke
This bluewater cruising trilogy by Rory and Sandra Burke, includes a preparation guide, a travelogue, and checklist.
Bluewater cruising has all the features of a complex project , requiring effective budgeting, procurement, scope management and time planning. 
Most importantly it requires effective risk management and disaster recovery for the safety of the crew and integrity of the yacht.
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bluewater checklist

BLUEWATER CHECKLIST

Checklists provide an effective management tool to confirm everything is on board, and all tasks completed. Why try to remember everything in your head when checklists never forget!!!

This book provides a comprehensive portfolio of checklists covering every aspect of bluewater cruising.

To ensure your bluewater cruise will be successful, it must be effectively managed. Checklists provide an excellent tool for this purpose - even NASA uses them!!!

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bluewater greenwich

GREENWICH to the DATELINE

Bluewater Cruising to the Caribbean and Pacific Islands

This is a travelogue of our bluewater cruising adventure from the Greenwich Meridian to the International Dateline - sit back with a sundowner and be inspired to cruise to the Caribbean and Pacific Islands.

In this catalogue of rewarding experiences we describe how we converted our travelling dreams into a bluewater cruising reality.

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bluewater managing

MANAGING YOUR BLUEWATER CRUISE

This Preparation Guide discusses a range of pertinent issues from establishing budgets and buying equipment to preventative maintenance and heavy weather sailing. The text works closely with the ORC category 1 requirements and includes many comments from other cruisers who are 'out there doing it'.

This book outlines what training courses to attend before leaving, what gear to take, provisioning strategy and, equally important, how to stow it all.

If you wish to bridge the gap between fantasy and reality then your bluewater cruise must be effectively managed.

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BLUWATER CHECKLIST

ISBN: 978-0-9582391-0-3

96 pages, size: 210 x 99mm
Photographs and diagrams 400+
Price: UK £4.95, US $9.95, AUS $12.95,
NZ $12.95
Published: 2003
This book is no longer available as a print copy but will shortly be offered as an eBook.
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GREENWICH to the DATELINE

ISBN: 978-0-6201655-7-0

340 pages, size: 240 x 168mm
Photographs and diagrams 400+
Price: UK £9.95, US $19.95, AUS $29.95,
NZ $29.95
Published: 2002
This book is no longer available as a print copy but will shortly be offered as an eBook.
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MANAGING YOUR BLUEWATER CRUISE

ISBN: 978-0-4730382-2-9

344 pages, size: 240 x 168mm
Photographs and diagrams 400+
Price: UK £9.95, US $19.95, AUS $29.95,
NZ $29.95
Published: 2000
This book is no longer available as a print copy but will shortly be offered as an eBook.
Please check back here again soon for more details.