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The Sea Spray (Our Catamaran)

Memories of sailing fast on our Sea Spray 15 catamaran. Continue reading

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It All Began With Tubby

Image found on the internet, photographer unknown to me. I don’t think anyone who knew me as a youngster in Jamaica would have predicted that I would become not just a lover of sailing but someone who found a way … Continue reading

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Where Did Summer Go?

Summer has flown past. Where did those mostly hot and humid months go? They seem to have vanished in a flurry of things that we wanted to do and things that needed to be done. We started with things we … Continue reading

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It’s Been a Long Winter…

The months have crept past, and life has been happening despite all our plans… Continue reading

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Winter Has Come Calling

Winter brings snow and ice and blustery winds, and some unexpected excitement. Continue reading

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Under Cover for Winter

To sum up: the challenges, we learned, were to build a cover that stands up to the wind, does not allow snow or rain to accumulate, gives us space to go forward along the deck to do things like put water into our tanks or tighten dock lines, and stays down and in place in even the windiest conditions. Each year we’ve managed to do a little better by solving the problems of the year before, and this winter we planned to keep improving. Continue reading

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A Weekend Full of Sailing

Of sailing and racing, lots of and too little wind, and ripped sails… Continue reading

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