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On the hard working hard

Been on the hard since end August and as we have a lot of project during this off season, we started right away with boat job. As we did not stay away as long as we had planned there were … Continue reading

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Leaving Gibraltar

From Gibraltar we decided to sail back to Portimao again, prospect for good winds at start and by taking a wide curve out at sea there was also prospect for some good sailing most of the way. Taking a straight … Continue reading

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Gibraltar & New sails

Gibraltar In November last year I ordered a complete set of new sails to Kerpa, My “old” sail I bought in Turkey 2016, did not last as long as expected, on the contrary the genoa is already beyond repair. When … Continue reading

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Rio Formosa

Finally, we could go sailing after all the boat work, first stop was Portimao just around the corner from our home port Lagos, which we wrote about in last blog. Next, we went to Rio Formosa. Kerpa approaching the entrance … Continue reading

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A minor replacement becoming a MAJOR project

I’m sorry but again the blog is mostly about maintenance, I promise next post will be about life and places when sailing, but off season life in harbor contain a lot of maintenance, repair and improvement, actually an important and … Continue reading

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