DO YOU HAVE YOUR COPY OF WHO’S the CAPTAIN? ABOARD to SHARE with YOUR KIDS/GRANDKIDS?
It is just too rewarding to see sailing magazines and yacht clubs embracing WHO’S the CAPTAIN? They are always so immediate with their response and wanting to share the book with their boating families. It’s the time of year that young sailors are taking sailing lessons and boarding family sailboats for sailing vacations. What a perfect book to have on board! (Okay, I, the author of this little gem may be just a little biased, but as a former innovative educator I know what an engaging book this is.)
As Cherie Thiessen (Pacific Yachting’s Book Reviewer) stated,
“There’s something to resonate here for every sailor
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Whatever happens on Yacht Club Cruises stays on Yacht Club Cruises… or does it?
Each year a Spring Cruise is planned with interested members of our Yacht Club. This spring, as first time participants, my husband and I signed up for the great adventure. The CAPTAIN of our sailboat was particularly keen to embark with twenty other boats and make enduring relationships with his fellow yachtsmen.
Before leaving the home dock, the participants spend hours on their vessels, preparing them for the event. Boats are pressure washed, waxed and polished to perfection. (To say nothing of the costly extravagances that become a must before setting sail- like generators for making that perfect morning cup of Starbucks or commissioning canvas enclosures … Read the rest