Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Blue Yankee Start

Blue Yankee is the righthand vessel of the two sailing close together in this photo -- pretty good start -- more than 600 nautical miles (upwind) to go.

Saturday, June 21, 2008

Blue Yankee to Bermuda

Son Jesse is racing to Bermuda on Blue Yankee -- USA 25-- this shot shows them off Castle Hill in Newport about 30 minutes before their start yesterday.

Visit to learn more about the race -- from there, you can also link to a tracking site to follow their progress.

Go Blue Yankee!

Sunday, June 15, 2008

Tall Ships Rhode Island

The 125' schooner "Spirit of Massachusetts" at Tall Ships Rhode Island in 2007.

To learn more about sea education programs aboard 'Spirit,' visit