Its getting cold and that can mean only one thing. Its time to head
We have two boats heading down from Block Island to the first stop in Virginia. One boat
will be left there and the other one will be continuing down to Charleston or to Savannah Georgia
. We are really looking for help on the first leg however if you would like to continue down that is certainly a possibility.
Each of us is looking for 1-2 crew members to assist with getting our boats down there as we will be leaving at the same time.
is a 40.5' Beneteau
with new sails
and good rigging
, new auto pilot, recent survey
and haul out
, but has the least experienced captain
. She would prefer a competent female to accompany her or a couple. On board with her will be one other male, a dog and a bird.
My boat is a 2001 47' Beneteau
with all new electronics
are in good shape, and the motor
has been maintained very well. I host all the sat phones and weather
routing services that will be shared with the other boat. I check the weather
at least 3 times per day. We will be checking in with each other every 2-4 hours for the 5 day estimated passage
making sure we stay within 10-20 miles of each other. I have single
handed over 4,000 miles so far this year and I will have one very large dog with me.
will provided at our expense and we are looking to leave within the next week providing a good weather window exists. Safety
is my number one concern and will head
into a safe port if it looks like the weather will deteriorate while on the passage