Sailing SV Delos, a compelling YouTube channel, chronicles the seafaring adventures of vloggers on the remarkable vessel, Delos.
Owned by Brian Trautman, who sails with his wife Karin Syrén, and daughter Sierra, they were formerly joined by Brian’s brother Brady and other rotating crew members like Alex Blue. The channel, cherished for its authentic storytelling, showcases their exploration of hidden paradises across the globe, captured through exquisite cinematography.
The camaraderie among the crew, under Captain Brian’s lead, embodies the essence of adventure, creating a sense of belonging for viewers. Additionally, the channel serves as a sailing resource, offering practical tips on various boat-related topics.
Facts about SV Delos
- Joined May 17, 2007
- 228 million views
- 600th video recently uploaded
SV Delos are among on the Top 10 Sailing YouTube channels list
SV Delos is a 53-foot Amel Super Maramu
SV Delos is a 53-foot Amel Super Maramu sailing ketch built in La Rochelle, France, in 2000. It is known for being one of the finest built cruising sailboats globally, with enough room to comfortably sleep six people. The vessel is owned by Brian Trautman, who, along with his wife Karin, their daughter Sierra, and his brother Brady Trautman, has been sailing around the world, documenting their adventures on a popular YouTube channel called “Sailing SV Delos.” The channel, which had over 772,000 subscribers as of 2022, chronicles the travels and escapades of its crew as they meet new people and explore various places.
Brian Trautman bought the sailboat in May of 2008 with the intention of sailing across the ocean, a dream fueled by a book he read in his local library in Seattle. The adventures began in earnest in 2009, with the crew filming their sailing journeys, thereby creating an internet sensation. Their videos developed a cult following, allowing them to inspire others with their love for sailing and adventure while making a living out of it4.