So, apparently there was a Clipper Fleet in Seattle. How did I not know about this?! I was taking a sailing class in Shilshole Bay Marina this weekend and we stumbled on the 75 foot PSP-Logistics, docked for repair. Turns out there was an entire fleet of them parked downtown. What are These Ships When […]
This is an update on my “learn to sail” project. Last weekend I completed my first two lessons through Windworks Sailing at Shillshole Bay Marina in Ballard, WA. Windworks uses the US Sailing Basic Keelboat (BK) curriculum and divides it into three parts: BK1, BK2 and Bk3. Brief side note: I discovered Windworks when I […]
I’m happy to report that my 2018 “Learning to Sail” project has kicked off. Developing the skills to operate a sailboat is the first step to a number of items that I added to my bucket list last year. My biggest obstacle?… I don’t have access to a sailboat.