Author Archives: derek
Well, somebody’s gotta do it! I’m headed for Gibraltar tomorrow to sail a Catana 521 to the Canary Islands. Will try to blog from there if I can. Lots of stories when I get back!
This one will be fun. Hope to see a lot of folks there! Multihull Company Customer Appreciation Party, Sponsored by The Multihull Company and Multihulls Quarterly Magazine Friday, October 7th at 7:30 pm at 429 2nd Street, Annapolis, Maryland. If you … Continue reading
My boss on the brokerage side of my life, Phil Berman, is one of the best known and most prolific pontificators regarding all things cruising catamaran. I am going to interview him every so often as we go forward. Certainly, … Continue reading
I went cruising this past weekend and anchored out two nights—one in Newport, and one in Block Island. As always, anchoring seems to be a skill that a lot of sailors have trouble with. We sat and watched a little … Continue reading
Just watching today’s AC 45 regatta. Jimmy Spithill won 3 races in a row, and looked amazing. Other than that, Coutts was yelling, and the Kiwis also looked very good. Hmmmm….. America’s Cup
OK, so I know I’ve wandered away from the crash of the week portion of our program (and yes, the bikini babe thing has been a bit lacking as well). Let’s remedy the situation right away and have a look … Continue reading
I spent early Saturday and Sunday watching the America’s Cup regatta on my computer. The coverage it great, with first class camera work, commentary and a bunch of “f” bombs. Good theater! Make sure to check it out at www.americascup.com … Continue reading