• Maiden voyage

    Took the boat out yesterday for about three hours on the lake. Had a great time getting to know the boat. I enjoyed some nice winds in the 9-10 mph range with gusts to 18.

    I only had one real issue and that happened when I tightened the boom vang. The topping lift came off. I realized late

  • B.O.A.T. (or Bring Out Another Thousand)

    Now, I know what you might be thinking…25′? That’s not big enough to do some serious island cruising or ocean voyaging! And you’d be right..but it is a great size to hone my skills and enjoy some weekend sailing for a few years until retirement.