One of the building blocks of the French offshore sailing scene is a 33-foot boat with a carbon mast, 2 rudders, and some water ballast, called the Figaro 2. Follow this link to an interview with naval architect Marc Lombard, who won the design competition that led to the Beneteau Figaro 2, an integral partContinue reading “The Legendary Figaro 2”
Ocean literacy is an understanding of the ocean’s influence on you—and your influence on the ocean. The Essential Principles of Ocean Sciences 1 The Earth has one big ocean with many features. 2 The ocean and life in the ocean shape the features of Earth. 3 The ocean is a major influence on weather andContinue reading “Ocean Literacy Matters”
Bristol Harbor is a great place to mess around in boats.
Aboard “Three Beans” 100 miles north of Bermuda in 2010. Photographer – Mary Feeny