May 2012 archive

Gentlemen don’t go to windward…..

Apologies in advance to those of you who like photographs – there aren’t any in this post – and it is a bit yachtie and maybe Big Steve should just look away now – but it is one of my shorter ones! We always knew that the passage back from the BVI’s to St. Martin …

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Anchor antics and other tales of the BVI’s

We left the St Barth island group on 9th April for an approximate 100 mile passage to the British Virgin Islands [BVI’s]. Our original plan, or at least I thought it was, was to leave at around 4 or 5 pm so that we would arrive in daylight the following day. I was therefore very …

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