Monday, September 28, 2009

Gloucester Schooner Race

Lots of vessels sailed to Gloucester, MA on Labor Day weekend to race in the 25th Anniversary of the Gloucester Schooner Festival. The large vessel on the right is the Pride of Baltimore II.

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Catboats on the Gloucester Marsh

Three catboats are sailing on Jones River in marsh country near Wingaersheek beach in Gloucester, MA.

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Sunfish Doubles

Sunfish doubles used to be very popular -- great way for the younger kids to learn from the older kids.

Friday, September 11, 2009

Rhodes 19s Racing

Saunderstown Yacht Club has a few Rhodes 19s racing each week -- the motor on the stern isn't a problem if they all have them...

Friday, September 04, 2009

Two Schooners in Newport

Schooners Aurora and Mystic Whaler pass near Castle Hill in Newport.

Click here to read more about the opportunities to sail onboard the Mystic Whaler. They have lobster dinner cruises, daysails and 3 abd 5 -day cruises -- great food from what I have heard.

Guest photo by Rudi -- taken while onboard the Sweet Escape.