Thursday, November 25, 2010

Bob's Sailing blog

So went for a pretty good yacht race last Wednesday, half way to Green island and back to the inlet.

Wind was good and to start of we saw a stingray jump out of the water! I know right? wtf is a stingray doing jumping out of the water.... Well it did anyway.
So we cruised along tacking all the way out was a bit of hard work, but it payed off... All the way back in way mostly smooth sailing.
Just what I went for, having a few drinks I was on the tiller so the normal skipper could have a few more drinks than he usually would have had.
We weren't the fastest boat in the fleet but we did okay, hit a dead zone and was just heading in thanks to the incoming tide.
Might have some pics of the race in the next post...


  1. I've never heard of any kind of ray jumping out of the water, that's really awesome. Following.

  2. sounds great. I always wanted to learn how to sail, seems like a lot of fun

  3. sounds like fun! Can't wait to see some pictures.

  4. Jeez. You have an amazing life and I'm jealous! You should post some pics, I'd love to see!

  5. I;m not much for sailing but I'm always up for fishing!

  6. Sailing..nice
    I dont rly like water :) but Sailing is cool