Velux 5oceans Race and Barcelona World Race

(Updated on January 19, 2011)   In what turned out to be hard sailing both physically and at times tactically for the four remaining participants in the second leg of the Velux 5oceans  Race, skipper Brad Van Liew on Le Pinguoin was first in Wellington (NZ), yesterday January … Continue reading

The Beneteau Oceanis 323: weekend sailboat or extended-range coastal cruiser?

Note: We have sold our Beneteau 323. In this article and another, Beneteau Oceanis 323 Sailboat Review with Photos (which is based on our online ad), we share much of our experience with that lovely boat. Canada’s east coast is … Continue reading