Around & About

Stories about places, people and events related to sailing.

19. July 2014

Using a spring for departure with twin-rudders?!

We berthed alongside the pier yesterday. Piece of cake with the the wind blowing us directly onto it. The wind direction has not changed, intensity around 10 – 14 knots. Take-off should be easy. We will be using a spring leaving stern first. Our time to pay the dues; It’s […]
23. June 2014

Fun at high-speed

After very relaxing 3 days, the crew was anxious to get all wet and shaky. Rasmus was so kind throwing in some decent winds. Too much actually. 7 Bft. in a 90° angle with an exit only two times as wide as the boat with some good current, we were […]
22. June 2014

Keel check

I shot a short video when checking the keel of a Seascape 27 after softly hitting sandy ground north of Ærø.
21. June 2014

Stuck … in deep and shallow waters

When we woke up in the morning, none of us would have guessed the excitement ahead of us. Continuing our trip on day 3 from Bagekop to “Det Sydfynske Øhavn” (South Funen Archipelago in danish). The gate to the archipelago is just 6 miles up north from Bagenkop. We sailed […]
15. June 2014

Menfolk sailing

We started our trip Sunday 2nd of June after 4 days of Ascension Day camping and celebration. The wind should lead us to the beautiful islands of the South Funen Archipelago on a 8 days trip worth 223 nautical miles.
9. June 2014

An apple a day keeps the doctor away!

I believe the body craves for what it needs. If you are in need of water, you get thirsty. I the body requires salt, you loath for something salty. If you are in need for vitamins … well you catch my drift. The phrase “An apple a day keeps the […]