Maintenance continues…

Time Out will be in top condition by the time we head out on our first real passage in two weeks. Water pump replaced, engines serviced, hatches resealed, a leak in the calorifier fixed…and the list goes on. And the couch in the salon now converts into a bed!  

A great loss to so many

Time Out mourns the death of our mentor and great friend Hans Moller.┬áThe reason l am here sailing on my boat is this man who gave me the sailing bug and taught me all l know of boats. Our dream of sailing the Cape to Rio race lies shattered on the floor. When a man…

Returning to Langebaan

After a longer than expected stay on dry land, it was time to head back to Club Mykonos using the brand new chartplotter!

The quest for Yachtmaster certification

A lot of hard work, firing up of unused brain cells, new friends and a little time to relax   Meanwhile, on the other side of the planet in Seattle, ASA qualifications…