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Luke Patience back on course for Rio Olympics

Rhu’s Luke Patience has been confirmed as one of the last four sailors to be named in Britain’s squad for the Rio Olympics.

Luke and Chris Grube will compete in the men’s 470, after Elliot Willis’s cancer diagnosis at the end of 2015. 237 more words


Sailing Yacht Morning Dove Lost

Morning Dove I heard this morning that the Sailing Yacht Morning Dove (Bruce Moroney) was lost 200 miles (15 18 South 146 42 West near… 10 more words

The theme of this week’s Fun Foto Challenge is …. Pets!

We have a Greek cat living aboard our boat with us, we called her Artemis.   114 more words

Spring Varnish

Brightwork is finiky work.   As an offshore sailor who is pretty rough and tumble, I consider my varnish protection first, perfection second. As a wooden boat owner I am aware not only of the movement of the wood on the boat but also the area’s that take the abuse. 252 more words

Wooden Boat Restoration

Open Oceans and Weather To Go

You either like the open ocean or you don’t. I’m in love with it. Writing this as we cross Little Bahama Bank for Great Sale Cay (p. 941 more words

A boat in Teignmouth

I have been getting used to new surroundings – new for Blue Mistress that is. No longer the city of Plymouth, but the town of Teignmouth – two ports, different aspects. 97 more words

The Sea