Sunday, July 13, 2008
CELESTIAL, our IP-440 sailing yacht departed Lankford Bay Marina near Rock Hall on Saturday morning, June 12th and made the trip to the C&D Canal at the north end of Chesapeake Bay by evening and overnighted at Summit North Marina. Captain Eric Petterson reported by phone at 1100 on June 13th that they were preparing to depart for the non-stop cruise leg down Delaware Bay and the coastal Atlantic and into Norfolk. The crew consists of Captain Eric Petterson, students Lee Wenk, Tim Hall, Bill Marshal and Peter Odell.
Friday, July 11, 2008
HALIMEDA, our IP45 sailing yacht departed Norfolk on the morning of July 10th for a 140 mile intermediate coastal training cruise (ASA104) to Rock Hall with three student crew onboard under the charge of Captain Lee Tucker. After a good day's sail, the spent a peaceful night anchored in Fishing Bay on the Piankatank River for a little rest and relaxation and review of the day's activities.