Video Library for Non Members
11/19/2017 1:37:52 AM
Dear Non-Member,

Thank you for your interest in the Venture Yacht Club of San Diego (VYCSD).
As a benefit of membership in our club, all members are permitted to check our items from our
library or read our newsletter (The Mainsheet). Items are loaned at a rate of $3.00 for new releases
and $1.00 for most other titles and members can keep keep the items for up to one month! We
even have a tapes by mail program for those who live outside of the San Diego, CA area.
While you are welcome to browse through the titles we have available, you may not check out
items from this library until you first become a member. For membership details Click Here

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Number Copy Title Genre Format New Until Description
516 B 12 Volts Made Easy (Based on the best selling book The 12 Volt Bible for Boats) Training, Equipment DVD Here is a "nuts and bolts" primer designed for boat owners who are not skilled electricians and is presented in a clear and easy to understand manner. (60 minutes)
93 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 1 Somewhere South of Suva Sink or Swim The Secret Place Disk 2 A Bride for the Captain Vendette (Poor Audio) The Velvet Trap (Poor Audio)
99 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 13 The Jonah Stone Angel of Death Treasure Hunt Disk 14 Mr Flotsam Show Me a Hero Judith
100 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 15 The Amazon The Siege of Troy Wild Mangoes Disk 16 Flamin Lady Command at Sea Beachhead
101 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 17 Nightmare on Napuka Act of Piracy The Color of Venom Disk 18 Dream Merchant The Baby Sitters One Way Ticket
103 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 21 Whip Fight The Lady From South Chicago Daughter of Illusion Disk 22 The Krismen Hangman's Island
96 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 7 The Pit of Silence A Black Pearl Isle of Eden Disk 8 Prisoner in Paradise Once Around the Circuit The Big Surf
95 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 5 Walk Through the Night Disk only plays on PC do not use Disk 6 The Fires of Kanua The Archers Ring A Whale of a Tale
97 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 9 The Good Killing Man Eater The Bamboo Curtian Disk 10 Haunted Please Believe Me The Quest of Ambrose Feather
98 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 11 Appointment at Tara Bi The Reluctant Hero There is an Island Disk 12 The Violent Journey (Poor Sound) The Feather Cloak Castaways
94 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 3 The Assassins Incident in Suva Safari at Sea Disk 4 The Raft A Touch of Genius The Serpent in the Garden
102 A Adventures in Paradise Feature DVD The TV series, "Adventures in Paradise" (1959-1962 was created by James A. Michener, and starred Gardner McKay as Adam Troy, the captain of the schooner Tiki III, which sailed the South Pacific looking for passengers and adventure. Disk 19 Once There was a Princess Blueprint for Paradise One Little Pearl Disk 20 The Forbidden Sea Passage to Tua The Death Divers
110 A All is Lost Feature DVD Robert Redford stars in this one man battle for survival at sea
507 B Annapolis Book of Seamanship Training, Sailing DVD Clear demonstrations of skills required for successful cruising. Covers crew organization, navigation, sail trim, docking, safety, anchoring, steering, handling. Specific,easy to follow.(72 min.)
108 A Around Santa Cruz Island Documentary DVD Santa Cruz Island part of the Santa Barbara Island chain is a world-class gym.The crew explores 15 different anchorages circumnavigating the island and also go over conditions crossing the Santa Barbara Channel.
549 A Basic Sailing Training, Sailing DVD Rigging, Sail trim, & handling with Gary Cusimano of the Chesapeake Sailing School. Classroom trailing and demonstrated on the water single handing.
731 A British Columbia, Canada - Coastal Magic Cruising DVD Takes you north on a 5-day dream cruise along the magnificent coast of British Columbia, Canada. The guided journey begins in cosmopolitan Vancouver and follows the Sunshine Coast to Princess Louisa Marine Park.
52 A Captain Kidd Feature DVD In this account, captian Kidd is already a clever ruthless pirate when in 1699, he tricks the king into commissioning him as the escort for a treasure ship from India. Starring Charles Laughton, Randolph Scott, Barbara Britton. Classic black & white 1945
57 A Captain Ron (DVD) Feature DVD Climb aboard for the funniest high-seas misadventure in years! Meet laid-back Captain Ron, a vagabond seaman who charts a course for comedy when he skippers the newly inherited Caribbean yacht of corporate executive Martin Harvey and family.(99 min.)Rated-PG- 13
76 A Cast Away Feature DVD A FedEx systems engineer whose ruled-by-the-clock existence abruptly ends when a harrowing plane crash leaves him isolated on a remote island. (143 min.) Rated PG-13
722 A Cast Off for Catalina Cruising DVD A complete circumnavigation of the island, highlighting the most popular harbors and anchorages. Everything you need to know about getting there, mooring, anchoring, and enjoying the island by boat.
109 A Charlie St. Colud Feature DVD (Blu-ray) Charlie has tagedy, adventure, drama, love story and lots of sailing! It's a story about getting a second chance.
736 A Cruising the San Juan Islands Cruising DVD Sailing America Sailor Adventure Series, Friday harbor, Victoria $ Port Townsend
92 A Cutthroat Island Feature DVD Geena Davis and Matthew Modine deliver a tidal wave of nonstip acion and adventure in this swashbuckling saga of ruthless pirates, buried treasure and bloodthirsty betrayal. PG-13
56 A Dead Calm (DVD) Feature DVD A couple do the right thing and rescue the half - delirious sole survivor of a crippled schooner. However soon, they plunge into an intense battle of life or death.(Rated R) (96 Min.)
105 A Failure to Launch Feature DVD A funny romantic comedy about a boat salesman that does not want to leave his parents home. Tripp, a 35 year old who still lives with his parents. And who can blame him? It's free, he's got a great room, and mon does the laundry. Desperate to get him out of the house, his parents hire a gorgeous woman, Paula to give him a little...push.
89 A Horatio Hornblower DVD set of 4 Feature DVD Set against the bloody backdrop of the Napolonic wars. Hornblower charts a course for high adventure. Following the raw recruit as he battles the French, evades capture, and the rise through the ranks of the King's Navy. Adventures included "The Duel","The Fire Ships"."The Duchess and the Devil" and "The Wrong War". These are Emmy award winning movies based on C.S. Forester's classic novels.
70 A Horatio Hornblower - The New Adventures (A&E) Feature DVD Adapted from CA Forester's novels. Ioan Gruffud stars as dashing Horatio Hornblower, unparalleled British naval hero, in two more delightful episodes from the A&E series.(200 min.) Not Rated 2 DVD's Duty, Loyalty
720 A Houseboating Through The English Countryside Cruising DVD Shows how one can see the countryside from the point of view of the waterways by narrowboating. Visits are paid to the Worcester and Birmingham Canals as well as navigational instruction for those who might want to try a narrowboat trip .
505 A Improve Your Sailing Skills Training, Sailing DVD DVD for the Intermediate Sailor. Covers Tacking & Jibbing, Sail trim,Draft Control,Spinnaker Handling, Safety, Anchoring
414 A In the Wake of the Zaca Documentary DVD The remarkable adventures of a california schooner. Launched on the eve of the great depression the yacht Zaca has served as a luxury yacht for Errol Flynn, scientific research vessel,navy patrol boat. Nine years in the making
550 A Intro to Sailing & Getting That Extra Knot Training, Sailing DVD With America's Cup sailor Peter Isler you will cover Types of Rigs, Coming About & Jibing, Using Telltales, Sail Draft, Using the Traveler,apparent Wind, Sailing Faster, Getting That Extra Knot and more!
61 A Joe Versus The Volcano Feature DVD The follies of a stressed-out guy in a dead-end job who is given a fleeting taste of the "good life" and then is required to jump into a volcano.(97 Minutes) Rated PG
106 A Kon Tiki Feature DVD Based on the amazing true adventure of Thor Heyerdahl, Kon-Tiki is the tale of a Norwegian explorer in 1947 who embarks on the voyage of a lifetime to prove a point....
72 A Lake Boat Feature DVD Grad student lands a summer job on a great lakes steel freighter short on experience - until he learns more than he bargained for about life, love and lost potential through the stories of his fellow shipmates. (? length) Rated R
415 B Lake Powell Trip of September 1997 Documentary DVD Paula and Greg Miller filmed highlights of the VYCís Lake Powell Trip of September 1997.
2208 A Latitudes & Attitudes DVD The Television Show Dedicated to the Cruising Lifestyle! 3Disk set Sail the South Pacific,Great lakes, Caribbean,Mediterranean,Intracoastal Waterways and more...
418 A Lionheart - The Jesse Martin Story Documentary DVD The youngest person ever to sail solo, nonstop and unassisted around the world. Journey takes place on Lionheart, a 34-foot yacht and is recorded by Jesse in a very intimate and candid approach to filming. (70 min)
91 A Longitude Feature DVD Set of 2 DVD's The time-spanning high seas epic staring acadeny award winner Jeremy Irons in this sweeping adaptation of Dava Sobel's book. Time spanning parallel story of high seas adventure in the race to discover the life or death secret of Longitude.
3 B MacGregor 26S Promotional DVD Factory Demo movie of 26S. Made from 1991-1995
2 B MacGregor 65 Promotional Video Promotional DVD Made from 1984-1995
522 B Macgregor Amateur Speedy Rigger Training, Equipment DVD Learn how to rig your boat really quickly, so that you can spend more time sailing!
71 A Master and Commander - The Far Side of the World Feature DVD Movie adaptation two of Patrick O'Brian's popular novels about British naval hero Capt. Jack Aubrey. (138 min.) Rated PG13 two DVD's
68 A Maverick Feature DVD Mel Gibson had obvious fun resurrecting the Wild Western comedy television series about a roguish rambler-gambler. (127 Minutes)
728 A Mead Madness Cruising DVD VYC 2004 trip to lake Mead
421 A Morning Light Documentary DVD A true-life documentary by Walt Disney that plays like a feature film. Fifteen rookie sailors have one goal in mind- to be part of her crew, racing in the most revered sailing competition on Earth, the Transpac Yacht Race. A race from Long Beach Ca to Hawaii. Spectacular filming of the training and race. Seamanship at its best.
362 A Pacific High (DVD) Racing DVD The world-famous Newport-Ensenada Yacht Race. Film taken from various yachts & aerial photography. Compelling on-board/on-land activities and interviews. (83 minutes)
422 A Pacific Voyagers Expedition Documentary DVD In April 2011, seven traditional Polynesian ocean-going vessels called vakas, and their 16 member crews, setr sail on a 15,000 nautical mile journey across the pacific.
422 B Pacific Voyagers Expedition Documentary DVD In April 2011, seven traditional Polynesian ocean-going vessels called vakas, and their 16 member crews, setr sail on a 15,000 nautical mile journey across the pacific.
79 A Patriot Games Feature DVD Harrison Ford stars in this thriller based on Tom Clancy's international best seller. Jack Ryan travels to London to vacation with his wife and child where they are caught in the middle of a terrorist attack on a member of the Royal Family. (116 min.) Rated R
88 A Pirates of the Caribbean - Dead Man's Chest Feature DVD Charming rogue pirate Captain Jack Sparrow is back for a non-stop joyride filled with devilish pirate humor, monstrous sea creatures, and breathtaking black magic. (150min.) Rated PG-13
112 A Pirates of the Caribbean on Stranger Tides Feature DVD 02/01/2018 A tale of truth, betrayal, youth, demise-mermaids
69 A Pirates of the Caribbean-The Curse of the Black Pearl Feature DVD An adventurous quest to recapture the notorious Black Pearl. Filled with adventure, sword-clashing action,mystery, humor, and unforgettable characters. Great Special effects (143 min) Rated PG-13
355 B Racing to Win with Gary Jobson / racing tactics Racing DVD Learn how to race. Using both on-the-water footage & 3-D computer animation. Study the best tactics in 3 easy-to-understand segments: starting techniques, windward, and downwind. (60 minutes)
417 C Radical Sabbatical Documentary DVD David Chamberlain, a VYC member, sails with Mike Shepherd, from Chula Vista to Hawaii. Dave begins by recalling his inspiration leading to this spiritual pilgrimage and with preparations to his 20' boat. The 29 day journey begins on 5/2/92, and ends with his arrival in Hilo on 5/31/92.
532 A Sailing Fundamentals Training, Sailing DVD The official Learn to Sail DVD by American Sailing Association. Determining Wind Direction, minimun safety equipment, Raising the mainsail and more
205 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 1 #2 Magazine DVD Sailmaking - Tahiti - Fast Forward Formulas - Mystic Seaport - Streetwise - Johnny Coconut - Collegiate Racing - Safety At Sea - Channel Islands
206 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 1 #3 Magazine DVD Ireland - Block Island - Fast Forward Formulas - Crealock - Rigging with Robbie - J-Class - Streetwise -Great Lakes
207 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 2 #1 Magazine DVD Sailing With Superman -Cruising in Yugoslavia -Streetwise - Whitbread - Boat Review - Fast Forward Formulas - Florda Cruise -
208 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 2 #2 Magazine DVD Matador - Bahamas Bound - Fast Forward Formulas - Anchor Tests - See Worthy - BOC - Lake Powell
209 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 2 #3 Magazine DVD Tristan in Rumania - Fast Forward Formulas - Streetwise -Caribbean 1500 - Bitter End Invitational Regatta - See Worthy - Handy Products
210 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 3 #1 Magazine DVD Cruising Baja, Fast Forward Formulas (Spinnaker Sets), America's Cup, Streetwise (Don Street on Mainsail Flaking Systems), San Juan Islands.
211 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 3 #2 Magazine DVD Norway, Fast Forward Formulas (Spinnaker Takedown), Newport International Boatshow, Rolex International Women's Keelboat Championships, Fiberglass Repairs, Great Lakes.
212 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 3 #3 Magazine DVD Antartica, Streetwise, Heavy weather sailing. Espana cup -Fast Forward Formulas, Maine With John Rousmaniere - How to drop and retrieve an anchor under sail.
213 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 4 #1 Magazine DVD Galapagos - Streetwise - Heavy weather sailing - 92 America's Cup on ESPN - How to disassemble, clean, lubricate then assemble your boat's winches - Florida Keys
214 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 4 #2 Magazine DVD Greece - Kenwood Cup - Hawaii's prememiere racing event Tall Ships - Fast Forward Formulas - Mansail trim and how to setup for power, speed or pointing - Texas Gulf Coast (60 min.)
215 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 4 #3 Magazine DVD Tonga - Streetwise - how to quickly calculate your distance offshore IBM Etchell World's Championship - Fast Forward Formulas - the finer details of headsail trim and how to change jibs while racing. Island Packet 38 Review - North Carolina, Barrier Island
216 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 4 #4 Magazine DVD Ice Boating - Knots & Whippings - Virgin Islands - Spinnaker Trim. Marine Head Repair (60 min.)
217 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 5 #1 Magazine DVD Puerto Rico - Fast Forward Formulas - tips for mainsail trim on the downwind leg - Anchor - how anchors dig in and set or why they might drag. Fabulous Fifties - journey to the regattas in Japan, Streetwise - switch a sewn-on whipping to protect your boat's lines. San Diego to Ensenada, Mexico - charter sailing. (60 min.)
218 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 5 #2 Magazine DVD Aspostle Islands - Mirabella - The 131' sloop - Newport NOOD regatta Safety at Sea - signaling for help - Light air sailing - Sail Expo '94 - Cape Horn - a trip to Cape Horn
219 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 5 #3 Magazine DVD Cruising the Turkish Coast - Tactics for sailing downwind in light air - Streetwise - Anchoring - The Whitbread Round The world race Martha's Vineyard - Explore Cape Cod and Vineyard Sound.
220 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 5 #4 Magazine DVD St. Lucia, Martinique, Dominica - Travel down island in the Caribbean - Tactics on a 60 mile point to point race - anchoring with two anchors - Laser Midwinters East, a new Olympic class boat. (60 min.)
221 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 6 #1 Magazine DVD Eleuthera - Quest for speed - the 50 Knot barrier Noella - trouble free cruising and maximmum efficiency - Whitbread - legs 3-6 of the Whitbread Round the World Race for the Heineken Trophy 1993 - 1994. Beneteau 42s7 -an in-depth look at this boat. (60 min.)
222 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 6 #2 Magazine DVD Bermuda Crusing Rally - Fast Forward Formulas - advice for tuning your boat, rig and crew the morning of the race - America^3 - a training session with the new America^3 Women's team. Streetwise - what to do when you've run agroud - Dragonfly 1000 - 33' cruising trimaran. (60 min.)
223 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 6 #3 Magazine DVD San Francisco - sailing locale - Streetwise - methods for eliminating chafe - Schooners - the Great Chesapeak Bay Schooner Race aboard Silver Heels, his classic 1962 wooden schooner - ENZA race around the world non-stop setting - Man Overboard Recovery explain crew overboard recovery techniques and review the equipment every boat should carry to increase crew safety. (60 min.)
224 A Sailing Quarterly Vol 6 #4 Magazine DVD Abacos - Bahamian out islands aboard a brand new Island Packet 40. America's Cup - A look at the yachts, skippers and crews vying for the 1995 America's Cup.Streetwise - unique tips on line handling. Womanship: Sail Yourself Safely Home - Women focus (60 min.)
538 A Sailing with Confidence Training, Sailing DVD Better sailing series. Learn how to sail, improve skills & techniques and become an experienced sailor.
538 B Sailing with Confidence Training, Sailing DVD Better sailing series. Learn how to sail, improve skills & techniques and become an experienced sailor.
735 A San Juna Islands (A cruiser's Guide to Washington State's) Cruising DVD A 60-minute navigational and travel guide to Washington State's premiere cruising area. Essential information for marine travel.
73 A Sea Wolf: The Pirate's Curse Feature DVD Jeffrey Thorpe (Thomas Ian Griffith), discharged from the military for defying orders, Sails the Caribbean in his ship Sea Wolf as a mercenary who takes whatever jobs come his way. Rated PG-13
725 A Seattle and the San Juan Islands DVD Cruising American Waterways PBS series visiting Seattle and the San Juan Islands on a 54 foot trawler. (60 min.)
104 A The African Queen Feature DVD Starring Academy Award winners Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn, The African Queen tells the timeless tale of two mismatched strangers joining forces in a common cause as they reluctantly join forces to torpedo a German gunboat in the war-torn East Africa.
547 A The Art of Racing Sailing Training, Sailing DVD Learn How To Go Faster and Win! The Art of Racing Sailing is a comprehensive look at setting up the mdern racing boat for top performance. Learn how to sail between two points and around the buoys in the shortest time, maximize your boat to attain the greatest speed in any given condition and get a better understanding of the race before the boat is even launched. A must have for the serious racer to improve their boat's performance.
113 A The finest Hours Feature DVD 02/01/2018 Based on the extraordinary true story of the greatest small boat rescue in Coast Guard history
82 A The Fog (1980) Feature DVD The events of 100 years ago are about to come back to haunt the town because of a conspiracy of the town's founders resulting in the deaths of several lepers in a shipwreck. (90 min.) Rated R
111 A The Guardian Feature DVD 02/01/2018 A powerful, pulse-pounding story of courage and friendship
107 A The Last Sailors Documentary DVD Hosted by Orson Welles, this is the story of the men and women who with their ancient crafts, still harnessed the wind and the sea for their livelihoods.
77 A The Patriot Feature DVD Mel Gibson stars as Benjamin Martin, a reluctant hero who is swept into the American Revolution when the war reaches his home and threatens his family. (165 min.) Rated R
87 A The Perfect Storm Feature DVD A harrowing special-effects adventure that intercuts the plight of seafarers struggling to reach safe harbor with the heroes of air/sea rescue crews. Rated PG-13 (130 min.)
534 A The Racing Rules Racing DVD 2 DVD set Part 1: Basic Right of Way Rules. Part 2 Rules at Marks & Obstructions. by David Dellenbaugh
535 A The Shape of Speed Training, Boating DVD Sail Trim from the Experts. Contains sections on sail shape and trim, boat handling suggestions. Mainsails, jibs and flying sails covered in separate sections.
62 A Titanic Feature DVD Young lovers who find one another on the maiden voyage of the "unsinkable" R.M.S Titanic. (194 Minutes) Rated PG-13
2209 A Tsunamis: Know What To Do! Training, Misc DVD Childrens Safety Video by Susan Asturias (Club Member)
548 A Tuning Your Rig Training, Equipment DVD Master rigger Brion Toss teaches the fundamentals of rig tuning. Dockside tuning on four differently configured crusing yachts. Demonstration of three methods to measure rig tension. On the water dynamic tuning.
412 A VYCSD - 2003 A Year to Remember Documentary DVD Pictures and videos of club events in 2003 with a special tribute to Bill Ellis.
413 A VYCSD - 2004 Seasons of Love Documentary DVD Pictures and videos of club events in 2004.
413 B VYCSD - 2004 Seasons of Love Documentary DVD Pictures and videos of club events in 2004.
90 A Wind Feature DVD This heart-racing adventure about a brash young sailor who breaks with tradition in his quest to reclaim the America's Cup for the United States.