Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Sun, Sea, Sky and - uh - a piece of rock......

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Taken with a Samsung S3 at about 
18:25 on Tuesday 23 April 2013.

Winter Opening Cruise

Savannah, Nandi and  Megafreight
HBYC Youth Sailors, that's a first!
Faraway was really in the spirit of it all!
Future members in training!

It was a perfect day to be on the water, and fantastic to see the young-uns out in the dinghies! Very social at the club too.

See the rest of the pics in the gallery or here:

The Summer Series results were announced too, as follows:




Position
Yacht
Points


1
Faraway No 3
18
2
Aries JML 3
28
3
Savannah
30
4
Megafreight No 3
31
5
Nandi
34
6
Quest
47
7
Aquamania
47





Monday, April 15, 2013

"Sheer Tenacity" now in the Galapagos!

Rod and Mary are now in the Galapagos, having transited Panama, and "living the dream"! There blog is a must for any would be cruisers, or armchair cruisers. See it at http://svsheertenacity.blogspot.com/


Did you Galapagos was Spanish for "Giant Tortoise"! also known as Darwin's Island?

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

"The Road" arrives in Rodrigues


News just in from Taffy and Shirley onboard "The Road":

Well we made it!!!! The ROAD and crew are safely tied up to the dock in in Rodrigues. 28 days with at least 1000 miles of motoring - no wind, storms, huge seas - we had it all!! Just need time to have some sleep and get our landlubber legs back. Taffy and Shirley with Rubbish the African Grey Parrot hanging by.



Monday, April 8, 2013

Vessel Safety and COF Procedure

Please note the Safety Procedure and associated documents have been updated as of 8 April 2013. For convenience, all associated documents are available in the "Safety" Section in the menu list.