Maiden Voyage July 2016

 

 

July 2016

Fort Pierce to St.Augustine to Carolina Beach, NC.

Crew with us:  Kim-Marie & Brandon Winchip, Mike Bartz.

St. Augustine:  thru-hull valve work, took several weeks, Mike had to return home to go to work.

 

July 23, 2016 at 3:21pm
Departure St. Augustine Marine Center 1:00pm
bearing from sea buoy: 048
Rick/Kim : 3-8pm off
Teri/Brandon: 3-8pm on
5 hr watches during daylight, 4 hr watches night
Motor (port) sail to keep speed 6+ kts
Calm seas, AWS 8.+kts

July 24, 2016 at 12:27am  Brandon & I (Teri) on watch 12-4am.  Beautiful night!  Mars visible off stern, as well as Saturn, lots of starts, clear night.  Container ship on our port side, just passed lighted beacon on our starboard.  Thank You, Jesus