Category: sailing
bocachita2
life is short, i’m going sailing

We’re sick of sitting around. We’re selling our boat. I think I might have mentioned it (a lot). It hasn’t sold yet. I know it’s only been 4 weeks but I’m not one to sit around and wait patiently. To…

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underwater
another world

there’s another world down there, in the deep blue. it’s a graceful world of gliding and twirling. it’s a world of motion, slow drifting with darts of speed. it’s a fluid world. to blend into this world you must imitate…

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under-sail
For Sale – CS27 Sailboat

It’s time. Time for this lovely little boat to go to a new home. She’s taken us far and wide. We learnt how to sail on her. We explored far away beaches, weathered a few storms, laughed a lot and…

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another view to life
another view to life

always look for a new viewpoint in life. too bad you can’t see the waves crashing over the bow. that required 2 hands to hold on and no hand for the camera.

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here’s the new sail!
here’s the new sail!

not all of it, still working on that, however this is a decent shot. it is absolutely fabulous!!! we are SO much faster now! especially because the last sail had an accident and was held together with duct tape. (yes…

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top of the mast
top of the mast

MiniBill and I made a couple of trips to the top of the mast today. Just hanging around in the bosun’s chair. It’s an awesome view, fortunately not too windy. While I’m not a fan of being hauled up there I do…

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floating!!!
floating!!!

Is this not the most exciting thing ever??? LAUNCH DAY!!! It’s never a good thing to see your boat walking down the yard in the slings, boats just weren’t meant to swing in the breeze. But then there’s that magic…

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new sail is here!!!!!
new sail is here!!!!!

oh boy oh boy oh boy!!! it’s here!!! the new head sail (the genoa) arrived!!! it’s still in the bag waiting for the boat to go in the water in a couple of days. we can’t put the sails onto…

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