Tag Archives: sailing

Wishing for just a little more wind…

Racing our Alberg 30 in light wind, long distance races – and not getting frustrated… Continue reading

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A Summer Tale

Summer – cool days, rainy days, hot days teasing us; boat work and getting ready to sail – and the pleasures of falling water… 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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It was a Long Race

We consulted the rules, read the sailing instructions, prepared ourselves as best we could and on the August 20th weekend we went racing on our own boat for the first time in eleven years… Continue reading

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And Now it’s Summer

…This spring there was a change. We were ready to do more, to sail more. At the boat show we mentioned to the organizers of the long distance races that we would love to do them, but didn’t belong to a club… Continue reading

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A Memory of Whales

…The great dark head, spotted with grey, broke the surface not far from the boat. A small beady eye seemed to peer at me, I could smell the wet breath… Continue reading

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Meeting Ticonderoga

Seeing the classic racing yacht Ticonderoga finish the Miami to Montego Bay race with all sails flying left Richard with lasting memories that have become part of our shared story… Continue reading

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