Over The Waves and Far Away

Leaning over the coach roof and looking out at Englishman’s Bay, I ran through the calculations for the umpteenth time. I had planned to do the trip in 3 legs, the last of which, having no possible stops in between,...

Continue Reading

France to Cape Town: 8000 Miles Across the Atlantic

The wonderful thing about being a delivery skipper - besides having hours to spend fruitlessly contemplating the meaning of life while looking up at the stars, and never having to buy fish - is that when civilisation starts feeling like...

Continue Reading

How to Choose the Right Boat

There are many factors to consider when buying a sailboat. The experienced sailor and previous boat owner would have more hands on experience to draw on, and therefore would lean towards certain designs they are familiar with, but for the...

Continue Reading