She Sailor She Story NWSA

Women Sailors spin yarns of their adventures in our online storytelling series, She Sailor Sea Story. Tune in for an evening of intrigue, laughter and community. Join LIVE or at your convenience here for the replays. Keep up to date on our next guests by joining NWSA or subscribing to our facebook page.

All She Sailor Sea Story LIVE events are free on Zoom. You do not have to be an NWSA member, however, memberships help our organization fund these kinds of events, scholarships, and in-person and on-the-water education for women by women. Please consider joining NWSA or donate directly to our programs through the button links on the bottom of this page. Register for the next She Sailor Sea Story in advance and share it with your sailing community!


Aired Friday, March 15, 2024

Guests: Lili Colby, Emily Zugnoni, Kate Tannian with Host Anne Bryant & Producer Debbie Huntsman

Explore Our Archived Episodes

NWSA's She Sailor Sea Story — the Light, Friday, March 15, 2024 9pm easter, 6pm pacific register at bit.lyNWSA_SSSS_theLight


March 15, 2024 with Lili Colby, Emily Zugnoni, Kate Tannian with hosts Anne Bryant and producer Debbie Huntsman

Invite to NWSA holiday Poetry Slam December 30, 9PM Eastern


January 19, 2024 video with Cory Sertl coming soon

NWSA/BoatUS Leadership in Women’s Sailing Award honoree, Women’s Match Racing Championship, a two-time Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year and more.

She Sailor Sea Story, November 17, 9:00pm eastern / 6:00pm pacific Ship's Log with Pat Deiselman and Jennifer Harkness


November 17, 2023 Pat Dieselman, Skipper Jenn and Sue Bohl reading a story by her mother, Ruth Beal.


September 14 2023 with Yosh Han, Sheila McCurdy and Anne Kolker hosted by: Debbie Huntsman


February 27 2023 with author, National Sailing Hall of Fame member Captain Bill Pinkney and illustrator Pamela Rice

Invite to NWSA holiday Poetry Slam December 30, 9PM Eastern


December 20, 2022 with Members of NWSA

She Sailors shared sea poetry, chanties and pottery and art to bid adieu to 2022 and raise a toast to 2023. It was a special celebration and a great night of creativity and sharing.


November 7, 2022 with Jeannie Zortman & Rebecca Stirling hosted by: Debbie Huntsman


August 26, 2022 with Daisy, Allyson & Stephanie hosted by: Anne Bryant

3 young beneficiaries of generous organizations who support young girls in their passion for sailing share their stories of how they came to sailing, All from very diverse backgrounds with unique challenges to achieving their sailing goals. 


June 17, 2022 with Margie Woods & Sarah Scott


Feb. 16, 2022 with Marie Rogers, Wanda Robertson, Pam Rice 


July 1 2021 with Mo Villalobos Morrow, Victoria & Sarah Pederson

hosted by Skipper Jenn Harkness. 3 female sailors tell their wind-themed stories of discovery, beauty, growth and survival.


March 29 2021 with Gioia Blix, Sam Hicks and Amy Nelson

This special episode is an apt celebration of women who were given a chance to make magical moments for crew, children and communities along the Hudson River Valley.


Sept 18, 2020 with Anne Bryant 

Anne’s boats are works of high artisan craftsmanship. On a cold day a particularly sentimentally cherished, hand-built craft breaks away in high seas! OH! NO!


May 23 2020 with Susan Epstein

Native of Boston, MA, Epstein sailed and raced on the waters of Massachusetts Bay since she was six years old. She shares her long sailing journey of knocking out glass ceilings by using her fast moving mast. 


with Barbara Ross, Amy Alton, Marie Rogers

Conditions encountered while rounding a Hawaiian island taught Barbara Ross a few sailing lessons she has not forgotten even decades later.