Hope's and Howard's Sailing Adventures

Atlantic Cruising on board Mazu

Sea Survival

Part of the safety preparation for the Caribbean 1500 is to attend practical training in sea survival. So Hope and Howard went to the Naval College in Annapolis, while William and Karen went to Hamble in Southampton, and as part of three days of training, practised man overboard recovery, use of flares, and deploying and using a life raft in the calm, warm and safe waters of a swimming pool. We.. Read More

Howard gets to work

This post is Howard’s summary of the big jobs that he has completed since buying Second Wind – all we need now is the text, and maybe a couple of pics with the mast down

Dobbin’s Island

Thankfully it’s not all work and no play, and we sailed the boat down to Dobbin’s Island in the Magothy River for a lovely weekend on board with the family ….etc etc