2014 GBCA Yachtsman of the Year. Wow!

Wow! I think Chris & I have said that about 10 times in the last two days. On Saturday we drove the 3 hours to Seabrook, on the shores of Galveston Bay to attend the GBCA Commodore’s Ball. We took advantage of the trip to drop off a car load …


Oahu to Washington – Complete

Shearwater has completed her return voyage from Kaneohe Bay to the Pacific Northwest. She is now happily moored near the entrance of Hood Canal off Puget Sound waiting for us to sail her up to Bellingham over Labor Day Weekend. Thanks Bill & Darlene for taking care of our baby.


Pacific Cup – By the Numbers

I think we’ll probably have one or two more posts on our Pac Cup experience (a video and a few pictures), so bear with us on the updates…but thought there might be some interest in the numbers: Diesel taken = 27 gallons, and we finished with ~15 gallons as we …


Pacific Cup – Awards

We were surprised, but super happy to receive the “Best First Passage” Award for Pacific Cup 2014.  It is a testament to the depth of experience of the field as we finished in middle of the fleet at best.