Monthly Archives: August 2012

Wonderful Westerly

Wonderful Westerly

A great day sailing in the lower Strait of Georgia and entrance to Howe Sound. With a 15+ knot wind out of the west, Madsu was …

 

Port Tack

Port Tack

A perfect day.  Lots of sunshine, warm even on a beat, and very little chop in the southern Strait of Georgia. Madsu on port tack, shot …

 

What A Difference A Day Makes

What A Difference A Day Makes

Sunshine all day today.  A light southerly kept Madsu doing 4.5 knots under the 150% jib and full main.  Lovely day.  

 

Rain Rain Go Away

Rain Rain Go Away

I managed to skirt the rain clouds all afternoon. Had a great time sailing in the Strait even though the sun only occasionally peaked through, I …

 

Starboard Tack

Starboard Tack

On a sunny starboard tack – it was very difficult to convince me not to just keep on going. Great day in the Southern Strait of …

 

Big Heat

Big Heat

  A light wind, but a great afternoon on the water, escaping the heat of the city. While everyone else was motoring, Madsu was ghosting along at …

 

Atkinson Light

Atkinson Light

A seriously hot day – with temperatures around 30 degrees.  By afternoon the wind was light, but still a great afternoon sailing in Howe Sound …