Light at the end of the tunnel?

These storms have really taken their toll on us this week. Yet another day of no sailing and more boat work. Although I am getting in a lot of splicing time, I need some time on the water to make this week a success. Looking at the radar right now, things are starting to look up for…

Tropical storms continue

I feel as if all of my updates lately have been about storms, bad luck, and the inability to sail. While it is true, it is not always as bad is it looks. As I said yesterday, when we are not sailing, we are working on the boats making them better, which is a huge…

Continuing bad luck

Today was supposed to be a late start, but I was waken up at 8 o’clock by heavy rainfall and 30 knot winds. Sure enough, there was a super storm stretching from Key West to Tampa that hit us hard starting at 6 am and ending at 11 at night. Everyone that was still here…

Long days and big storms

Today was my first official day on the water for the Panama city training camp. I got to panama yesterday at 10 after a 3 am wake up call in Cleveland to catch my flight. When I finally got to Florida, there was no wind, and enough nats to fill a 747. Instead of going…