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Archive for March, 2007

WRCRA Fleet Awards Party

Well, our home fleet finally had its yearly awards party.  This is when we allgather to see old friends, tell stories and honor the teams that came out week afterweek taking top honors in the racing series.  The trophies were made by our fleetcommodore Roger Holmes, and he’s out done himself yet again this year.  […]

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Self Tacking Jib Track

At the end of the sailing season last year, Keith and I finally got around to puttingon the self tacking jib track.  This nifty piece of hardware really makes thingseasier for the crew.  When tacking upwind, the crew no longer needs to uncleatthe jib sheet, pull the jib to the other side of the boat […]

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Join the Pirates!

There are many ways for interested folks to help out with this adventure.  Butwouldn’t it also be cool to come along for the ride?  Check out the “Become aPirate” link.  This is an opportunity for you to join up and have your name onthe boat to go along for the Tybee-500.  You’ll be listed on […]

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A special thank you is given to ai solutions for helping us out by becoming acoporate sponsor for the Pirate team.

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Kokatathas just announced that it will be joining the Pirates of the Chesapeake Sailing teamas a Corporate Sponsor.  Keith and I have been using there dry suits fora couple of years now and have been very impressed with how well they hold upto the conditions on the boat.  They’re breathable, which means you won’t getwet from the […]

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Sails have been ordered

Keith and I have looked over oursailing budget this year and have decided that news sails were going to be neededin order to remain competitive this year.  Anew Main sail, Roller Furling Jib Sail, and Spinnaker are all being made for us, andwe hope to have them in our hands by the end of March. […]

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