8/25/2019 anchoring with terri and carolyn : Rolling hitches, two types of snubbers, hand signals, communication, scope, handling chain, backing down, taking bearings.
July 6 & 7, 2019 Los coronados island overnight with fredrick, danny, sonja and mo: dinghy operations, anchoring, cooking. great vegan meal! welcome aboard to our youngest crew member danny, 11 years old. awesome job danny!
What we learned: Always tie the loose end of the dinghy with a bowline and keep the oars in until the hoist is attached! What great fun it was to jump in the water with my clothes on and tow the dinghy back to the boat!!!!
June 29,2019 Mob : Leah, dee, fredrick today's lesson included: Bowlines, cleat hitches, rolling hitches, clove hitches, sheetbends, coiling and heaving lines along with winching a person out of the water
June 22, 2019: docking christin & francis - Springing on and off the dock, pivoit turns, backing to a mark, FWP, effects of wind, current, rudder and prop walk on the vessel.
june 19, 2018 reefing Valerie rhodes, sonya, terri, christian, fredrick - Staysail, running backstays, reef points one and two, boom brake.
Diane Berol is an ocean adventurer and the captain of Celtic Song based in San Diego, CA.