Archives for July 2008

The Short History of My Life With My F-27 Trimaran #162, Surrender

Racing Surrender in Charlotte Harbor I first saw a Corsair F-27 trimaran at the Miami Boat Show not long after the boat was introduced to the market. I thought it was sheer genius, and unlike anything I had ever seen before. It was incredible … [Read more...]

A Tour of the Replica of the Caravelle Niña

The replica of the famous sailing ship Niña at Fisherman's Village in Punta Gorda, March 2008.The Niña was a tiller-steered boat. Its large tiller sweeps a broad arc on the steerage deck, which is the only well-protected area in which the crew could … [Read more...]