23. May 2018
Last preparation for sailing are taken care of like turning in my taxes. This is how it looked while doing them. Now around this time next week I'm on my way to the airport with lots of luggage. At work I'm wrapping up to and handing over.
Planning · 19. May 2018
Fitness training for the boat trip when there is not much space and hardly any flat surface.
Planning · 03. May 2018
So by now 4 enrollments with children between 2-10 years old have been done. I'm very excited about this, because the origin to undertake this sailing adventure steams from my own sailing memories and time on the archipelago as a child.
Training · 24. March 2018
I wanted to know more about electronic on board and therefore booked this one day training. Had to be south of Basel at 8h in the morning and finished with practical exercise at 18.15h-long day, but absolutely worth it!
Planning · 24. January 2018
Thanya and I planning for her 2 weeks participation and looking into options.
12. January 2018
Friday evening right after work Martin and I took the train to Biel to meet up with Katja and Lukas and their son Lukas that is almost 3 years old now to have dinner and discuss them coming along sailing again. Since we took the train all my gear needed to go into the rucksack. Luckily Martin has this big Fjällräven one in Nato blue where all fitted in. We were welcomed by Lars in Biel who had to show us all his toys and drive his car around the fireplace - awesome, kids are so authentic,...
Planning · 25. December 2017
Finally my harbor handbooks for my sailing in summer are complete including the lakes Vättern and Vänern.
Planning · 17. December 2017
After HD"s now legendary Weisswust Christmas party, we sat together the next morning discussing the route next summer. HD is intense and wanted to know almost all. We had fun exploring where we would be every week of the trip.
Planning · 28. October 2017
This is how it looks currently in my living room with charts to figure out distances on the floor for planning the sailing routes of next year.
23. October 2017
Winter preparation for S/Y Sofia II