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How do I get my FREE DELOS GEAR?
If you are a MATE or above you are eligible for your FREE Gear after you support 2 videos! Brian does this at the beginning of every month, assuming we have internet 🙂 . You will receive an email with instructions and your coupon code to use at http://svdelos.com/gear. From there it’s EASY AS MATE!!

How do I get my Patron Family Discount?
Just head to https://svdelos.com/gear, put whatever items you want in your cart, and enter the code “patreonfamily” at checkout! Everything will be priced at our cost, 20% off!

How do I join the Delos Tribal Council Facebook Group?
Head to ​https://www.facebook.com/groups/DelosTribalCouncil and ask to join. Next time we have internet we’ll let you in 🙂

How do the Diving and Sailing Group Events work?
Check https://svdelos.com/delos-tribe/rewards/ for more of the details.

How do the Sail on Delos opportunities work?
Check https://svdelos.com/delos-tribe/rewards/ for more the details.

How do I view or change my subscription?
Just head to https://beer.svdelos.com/dashboard where you can view your contributions or change your contribution.

We didn’t answer your question? Just email us comment on the left or send us an email at [email protected] and we’ll do our best!

Fair Winds, Peace and Love from Delos to You! Capt. Brian, Kazza, Senor Brady, and Alex Blue!

Brian’s SEAHAB challenge! – Sailing Vessel Delos Ep. 234

Are you ready to take on Brian’s Seahab challenge? 😀 I think you are! I absolutely love what Kiril and Brian did with this episode! A pure and honest reflection of why we love sailing on the open ocean, and how we find our happy place out here amongst the waves. If you like it subscribe and give us a thumbs up! Lots of love ~ Kazza and the crew New videos every week! Please subscribe, it supports our project and is completely FREE! https://www.youtube.com/svdelos/?sub_confirmation=1 Wanna binge watch? We have 6 seasons of videos going all the way back to the beginning of the adventure- https://svdelos.com/youtube-sailing-v… We’re completely crowd-funded and not beholden to the pressures of advertisers or corporate sponsors. We get to try out and review products without bias, and continue to spread warmth and positivity.  All contributions go […]

EMERGENCY! We’re taking on water! – Sailing Vessel Delos

It’s something that I’ve often thought about…. What would you do if you got a breech in your hull and started taking on water? We got to practice in a real life scenario when a boat dropped their hook super close to Delos and asked for our assistance. We have an emergency! We’re taking on water! Yelled the boat that just dropped it’s hook right next to us. By the time we arrived the water was nearly to the top of their port engine, dangerously close to the air intake and already seeping through the holes in their bulkhead. We immediately sprung into action with our crash pump, and one from another boat as well. It turns out the boat had struck something trying to leave the anchorage, which bent the rudder back and caused a breech in their hull. […]

The best way to explore is with a local- Culebra, Puerto Rico! – Sailing Vessel Delos Ep. 233

*Limited Print* Long Sleeve SV Delos Sun Shirts featured in this video available now!- https://svdelos.com/rashguards What’s the best way to explore a new island? We had barely dropped the hook at the small Puerto Rican island of Culebra before 2 locals approached us in their boat. It turns out they had been watching our videos for years! Little did we know that Nestor and Annabell would become our family for the next few days. Showing us all the secret spots of this incredible island, cooking us local food and getting deep into some boat projects. I dad a lot of fun putting this episode together so hope you enjoy 😀 Please comment and give it thumbs up! XoxxooXo ~Kazza and the crew New videos every week! Please subscribe, it supports our project and is completely FREE! https://www.youtube.com/svdelos/?sub_confirmation=1 We’re completely crowd-funded […]

[75 MIN] SLOW TV ASMR OCEAN SOUND- Relax while sailing on the ocean! Sailing Vessel Delos

Want to zone out and relax to a sailboat on the ocean? Our latest SLOW TV episode might just be the ticket. Come for a sail on Delos with view changes every few minutes. The audio was recorded live during the sail and mixed to set the mood. Fair winds and much love from the Delos Crew! Hundreds of videos and counting! By subscribing you support our channel- and it’s FREE!!! https://www.youtube.com/svdelos/?sub_confirmation=1 Please check our SLOW TV playlist:

SAILING with complete STRANGERS- The great Fafalel challenge!- Sailing Vessel Delos Ep. 232

Want to crew on Delos? Head to Patreon.com/svdelos In this masterpiece of editing we explore Saba Island, both above and below the sea, and invite 2 total strangers into our home. For a couple of days we show them not only how we cook, clean and sail around but also take them with with us to work 🙂 Sharing our home and this lifestyle with complete strangers is one of the most amazing experiences. It brings a completely new dimension to this adventure. And is something we love to do! We set sail for the infamous Baths at Virgin Gorda in the BVI’s, and Israel tests us with his Great Falafel Challenge! Kiril and Capt. Brian did a killer job editing this 30min episode together! Sit back and enjoy 😀 and if you like, give it a thumbs up and […]

DREAM ANCHORAGE! Why unplanned stops are the best. – Sailing Vessel Delos Ep. 231

Want to crew on Delos? Details at https://patreon.com/svdelos 🙂 The best the things you find sailing are often unplanned. Forced to leave Montserrat in a hurry to get out of the way of a cargo ship that wanted to anchor in our spot, we set sail unprepared for our next destination. As we sail out of the anchorage we decide to make an unintended stop the island of St. Barts. We sail overnight and Brady gives us a demonstration of how our tethering system for keeping people onboard Delos at night, and we also talk about some of our rules for sailing safely at night. We’re immediately blown away by the stuffing beauty of St. Barts and decide to have a day exploring the waters and beaches in Delos style. 231 Videos and counting! By subscribing you support our channel- […]

SV Delos on the Adventure Sports Podcast!

A few days ago I had the pleasure of recording a podcast with Mason Gravley from The Adventure Sports Podcast. He asked some incredible questions about how the the trip started so many years ago and what it’s like to cross an ocean on a sailboat.  It was an absolute blast, and I hope you enjoy!    Fair winds- Capt Brian 1 Hr Length https://www.adventuresportspodcast.com/2019/08/ep-559-eleven-years-living-at-sea-and.html A full description is below: Have you ever wanted to just quit your job, sell your house and head out on an adventure for a decade? Yeah, me too. Today we chat with someone who actually did that and is still doing it, Brian Trautman. After being unsatisfied with the “perfect job”, house, car, etc., he came across a book about sailing across the ocean and knew that was what he needed to do with his […]

Sailing to the volcano that buried Montserrat – Sailing Vessel Delos Ep. 230

Want to see how a modern city looks after being buried in a pyroclastic flow? After randomly drawing our Patreon crew contest winners Martin and Crystal, Delos sets sail leaving Antigua in our wake. After a few hours of fantastic downwind sailing we anchor ourselves in the protection of the island and begin our exploration. It turns out the entire south portion of the island is an off-limits exclusion zone to protect the population from the very active volcano. We get a permit from the government to enter the exclusion zone, and along with our local guide Joe enter the abandoned villages and towns that used to be homes to thousands of people. What we find is absolutely amazing and creeps at the same time. It’s literally a modern ghost town buried in volcanic ash, rocks, and mud. We fly […]