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Happy User Manager Tubber

Who are you? My name is Maarten, I live in Groningen, and I’m 25 years old. I study Small Business & Retail Management, and I am currently working as a User Manager at Tubber. What is your first experience with water sports? When I was 12 years old, I won a sailing lesson from a well-known newspaper. Together with a…

Why Remote Working is Awesome?

Tell Us about Yourself and Our First Memory of being on Board of the Boat? (Where Was It? When Was It?) My name is Femke, and in a daily life, I am an entrepreneur. Recently I  bought my first boat, Orca, with my husband, Pieter. We both really enjoy being on the water and we really enjoy the freedom that…

Sailing with Kids? Tips for Parents

There is nothing better then making memories with your family and discovering the world from the water. Many families would love to live or at least spend their holidays on board, but they have so many questions to be answered. Would it be suitable for their kids? Is it safe? Where should they go? When should they start sailing with…

Coboat Combines Remote Working and Sailing

Coboat project brings collaboration, co-working, remote working and sailing together. As simple as it sounds, as powerful it turns out to be. If you combine exotic environments and inspiring situations with the collaborative mindset of our community, this can lead to pretty amazing results. Co-founder, Gerald Schömbs, has been a creative and adventurous entrepreneur all his life, as well as a…

Born to Sail: René Tiemessen

Please, introduce yourself. I’m René Tiemessen, lifetime sailor, living on board of our Classic Alondra for 10 years, sailing and racing all over the world and the proud owner of Flaka Sailing Cruises in Bodrum. What inspired you to start sailing? I come from a family of sailors and consequently started to sail when I was 5 years old. After…

Born to Sail: Interview with SolarTeam Lindenborg

Born to sail is a range of interviews with people who love boating and sailing.  I interviewed SolarTeam Lindenborg in order to find out about their journey of building their own solar-powered carbon boat. They also shared their future plans about the Dutch Solar Challenge and how they met King Willem-Alexander. Tell us what do you do? We are the…

The Fastest Carbon Catamaran on Tubber

Carbon catamaran Le Breton SIG 45 is one of the fastest catamarans available on the market. If you are curious to know more about this fast design boat, then keep reading my interview with its lucky owner Edmond Hilhorst. He shares his story of falling in love with this catamaran and his favorite sailing places in Greece. What is your first memory of…

Born to Sail: Brigita Dirziute

Born to sail is a range of interviews with people who love boating and sailing. You will discover her first sailing experience and favorite sailing destination. I interviewed Brigita Dirziute to find out about her experience on board. Please introduce yourself. My name is Brigita, and a few weeks ago I joined Tubber’s marketing team. How would I describe my ideal…

Born to Sail: Benjamin Bergsma

Born to sail is a range of interviews with people who love boating and sailing. You will discover about their first experience on the boat, favorite sailing  locations, tips and suggestions. In this interview, Benjamin Bergsma tells us what he loves about sailing. Please introduce yourself. My name is Benjamin. A few weeks ago I started to work as a…

Girls for Sail

Many of us think that sailing is only for men with lots of money. Girls for Sail entered the sailing industry to teach women to become good sailing partners. I contacted Karen from Girls for Sail to learn more about their concept, sail training and reasons why women should try sailing. Here is what I found out: What do you…

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