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  1. John C. Dukat 3 years ago

    Aside from that Gunnar, did you have a good sail?

  2. David Ritchie 3 years ago

    I thought I told you to release the stay…

  3. Dan Brenny 3 years ago

    I guess my sail tape job did not work

  4. Fred huffman 3 years ago

    “Standby to tack! Or jibe! Or something!

  5. Bill Andrew 3 years ago

    Hmmm…maybe it’s time for a reef.

  6. Jeff Cook 3 years ago

    That flag manufacturer is getting my next order for sails.

  7. Bryan Chavez 3 years ago

    These self furling sails are getting expensive.

  8. Mark Eastham 3 years ago

    You were right… my apologies twice…..we should have reefed early…..and I lost my head as well.

  9. MICHAEL CHILDS 3 years ago


  10. Robert Ward 3 years ago

    Who ticked off The Wolverine?

  11. Scott Henry 3 years ago

    The “trashed” look popular with jeans just doesn’t appeal on a sailboat.

  12. Scott Henry 3 years ago

    If that doesn’t say “SOS” I don’t know what does.

  13. Roger Briggs 3 years ago

    Well, my boat hull and my body are underwater, and my sails are a little tired, but my Swedish flag looks good!

  14. Gary A Green 3 years ago

    My bad! I forgot to tell my skateboarding crewmates that in sailing, shredding is not a good thing…..

  15. Mark Caplin 3 years ago

    “Dude, we’re like shredding it”

  16. JOE MOORE 3 years ago

    i think it’s time we set a reef, right?

  17. Tom Varley! from sv SPIRIT 3 years ago

    “Quick, take my Swedish flag for your main – it’s much stronger, colorful AND you won’t have to reef it!”

    • ROBERT Walker 3 years ago

      I hope you not planning on doing any international sailing
      That’s a Swedish Flag that’s flying

  18. Fast Freddy Fafinkel 3 years ago

    I bought my ensign at IKEA…wonder if they sell mainsails.

  19. Kril 3 years ago

    I know, I know, but the top batten does still look parallel to the boom.

  20. Ted Crocker 3 years ago

    I got this!

  21. Luc deFaymoreau 3 years ago

    Honey, we need a new dryer!

  22. Cap'n Steve (Steve Costanzo) 3 years ago

    Headline, UPI: Secret Swedish Navy Test To Deploy Sails On A Submarine Fails

  23. Ken Brinkley 3 years ago

    A little duck tape will fix that right up!

  24. Elan 3 years ago

    I told you to reef it, not shred it.

  25. Cecile Schwedes 3 years ago


  26. Jeff Perry 3 years ago

    Must be hell onshore at a time like this.

  27. John Farnsworth 3 years ago

    Ease the vang, please.

  28. Mark Wheeles 3 years ago

    Luffing? What luffing? Pass the rum!

  29. Rosann Allenbaugh 3 years ago

    Kobayashi Maru – what would Captain James T Kirk have done?

  30. William Huber 3 years ago

    I can’t make heads or sails of this photo!

  31. Martin Thomas 3 years ago

    My new automatic reefing system works well.

  32. Arnold Oliver 3 years ago

    Hold my beer while I dock at the smorgasbord !!

  33. Samuel P Knutson 3 years ago

    Is the stay fast, Lars?

  34. Phil Kinnison 3 years ago

    Rags to Riches??

  35. Ross Angel 3 years ago

    ahh… riches to rags!

  36. Ross Angel 3 years ago

    nice weather mildred…. oh yes dear, lets see whats for lunch

  37. Harvey Hoefer 3 years ago

    Piet, get me another main. This will get a bad rating!

  38. Barrington Smith 3 years ago

    Is that Sweden’s flag?

  39. Harvey Hoefer 3 years ago

    Hey, Lars, I forgot to tell you: reefing is not a city in China!

  40. John Green 3 years ago

    Pardon me, but do you happen to have any Grey Poupon?

  41. J. Collier 3 years ago

    Swedish divorce…

  42. Brian Richards 3 years ago

    We Swedes never reef!

  43. Dennis 3 years ago

    Captain Q still relates it a 10+ (it floats)!!

  44. Dave Peterson 3 years ago

    Hidden camera catches glimpse of Swedish sail maker’s experimental “shred-reefing” sail design.

  45. Jon H 3 years ago

    Boat broker: “Oh the sails? They are in serviceable shape.”

  46. Burl Howard 3 years ago

    Inget problem. Mina förfäder var Vikingar.
    (Not a problem. My ancestors were Vikings.)

  47. Jay Sorensen 3 years ago

    Bail first, reef second………….

  48. Jack Sheehan 3 years ago

    I knew that flatpack was missing parts.

  49. Lisa Carr 3 years ago

    No worries. They told me, the whole boat is now biodegradable!

  50. Robert Ward 3 years ago

    This is why Edward Scissorhands stopped sailing.

  51. RT Fox 3 years ago

    Let ‘er rip!

  52. Tom Walchli 3 years ago

    Delivery sails

  53. Bill Willcox 3 years ago

    Fortunately, Sven keeps his sail threads numbered just for such occasions.

  54. Kenneth Parker 3 years ago

    Vad är det här “revet” du talar om

    Translation: “What is this “reef” you are talking about?”

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