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When your rooster crows at the break of dawn…

Dublin -> Milford Haven -> Bristol -> Padstow -> Isles of Scilly Our course turned to south and our pace increased. Instead of 25nm day sails between the Scottish Isles, with leisurely group breakfasts and long sundowners, suddenly we had more than 100nm to cover every day. Watch plans sprung into action as we continued … Continue reading When your rooster crows at the break of dawn…

A Trip Through the Corryvrechan Whirlpools – By Marian Hutchinson

Our sailing trip through the eyes of my mother... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UfmA6HS3JTs “Hold on! Hold on!” Joanna’s voice can just be heard above the pounding of the swell as Pantagruel’s bow rounds the crest of another wave and we brace ourselves for another drenching. Looking at that video clip now I smile - did she seriously think … Continue reading A Trip Through the Corryvrechan Whirlpools – By Marian Hutchinson