25 Oct 2016
In which the author is required to remedy five minutes of inattention a year ago by
spending several hours and a few hundred pounds on a moderately hazardous activity,
trying to reframe the whole event as some sort of achievement.
26 Aug 2016
On Wednesday 24th we finally got her in the water, two years and four months
after she arrived. Here, in high-def, fetishistic, shaky, niche appeal video glory
is the launch. Sped up because even I couldn't bear how slow it was.
Anyone reading this blog (yes sir, you at the back) would have expected this to go
pear-shaped at some point, and you wo...
08 Jul 2016
Last Sunday we finally moved the boat out of the shed, it's home
for two years and three months. Of course this went smoothly. Ha. Trying
to lift a 14m long, 120kg mast 4 meters into the air is not as simple as it sounds
with three people. Worse, three hours after we had planned to leave we had half
the trailer jacked up, the axles loosened and were try...