Thanks French Polynesia

Posted by on Jul 17, 2015 in blog | No Comments
Thanks French Polynesia

I am sitting at anchor in Huahine, an island in the Society island of French Polynesia, preparing to leave. Somehow 3 months have flown by since I arrived. French Polynesia has been wonderful, from the tall volcanic mountains of the Marquesas to the flat atolls of the Tuamotos, to the mountains and reefs of the ...

Off around the island

Posted by on May 13, 2015 in blog | No Comments

Still in Nuku Hiva waiting for fuel ship to arrive, supposedly this Saturday. I have limited Gasoline for outboard and don’t want to head to the Toamotos island without spare Gasoline.. My new thermostat for the fridge just arrived today so can install and try it out ¬†tomorrow. Because I have to wait for fuel ...

Nuku Hiva hurry up and wait

Posted by on May 10, 2015 in blog | 2 Comments

Waiting for the fuel ship to arrive in Nuku Hiva before I can leave for the atolls of Tuamotos. As there is nothing there you have to take everything you need with you. At the moment they are talking about the ship arriving on Wednesday or Thursday.

Pacific Crossing

Posted by on May 10, 2015 in blog | One Comment
Pacific Crossing

Anahata is now in Nuku Hiva, Marquesas. we arrived 3 weeks ago after a fantastic 20 day crossing of the South Pacific. Anahata is an amazing boat that continues to exceed my expectation all the time, doing many 180 mile days. Our best day on crossing was 189miles and that was with the main reefed. ...

Panama Canal Pics

Posted by on Mar 28, 2015 in blog | No Comments
Panama Canal Pics

Playing catch up. Here are pics from Panama Canal trip with Randy Sherman and Chris Barkesdale aboard.

Pictures from san Blas Islands

Posted by on Mar 10, 2015 in blog | One Comment
Pictures from san Blas Islands

Finally have the time and wifi connection. Pictures from San Blas Islands.

Jamaica to san Blas Islands

Posted by on Jan 28, 2015 in blog | No Comments
Jamaica to san Blas Islands

Anahata left the Royal Jamaica Yacht Club at midday on Friday, bound for Provenir, in the San Blas Islands, Panama. The wind was non-existent, so it was a slow start spent motoring out of the inner harbour. It was to be my second trip single-handing on the Anahata but this time it was 550 miles ...

BVIs to Jamaica

Posted by on Jan 23, 2015 in blog | One Comment
BVIs to Jamaica

Apologies for being so tardy on floating classroom website. BVI stay turned into a blur, between doing boat projects and dancing. After all the frustration in the trip down from the states when I ran out of power because the engine would not start, I decided to bite the bullet and install more solar panels ...

Sopers hole, BVIs

Posted by on Dec 4, 2014 in blog | 5 Comments

Hooking up with friend Tom Echle. It’s great as he has a mate who is going help fix the dinghy that has a leak I have been unable to fix.

Stray dawgs in BVIs

Posted by on Nov 30, 2014 in blog | 7 Comments
Stray dawgs in BVIs

First night @ Saba rocks in virgin Gorda, BVIs The stray dawgs Crews from Flight plan – Vince and Ralph , ruffian – Ian and Fiona and Anahata – David Life is good