Monthly Archives: June 2018

2018 Summer Cruise Week 4 – Caernarfon to Troon

Nearly everyone will know that week 4 of the summer cruise did not go to Tom’s careful plan to hop from Deganwy, North Wales via the Ilse of Man, Northern Ireland and several good restaurants to Troon, since without a propeller we were ‘stranded’ in Caernarfon. The crew were Richard Ash and Judith Hankey who…
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2018 Summer Cruise Week 3 – Milford Haven to Caernarfon

Anyone Seen Our Prop? For some of us this was our first sail of any length on RelaX and all six of us were greatly looking forward to the week on it. And the yacht didn’t disappoint us! The planned cruise was from Milford Haven to the River Conway estuary. It turned out very eventful…
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2018 Summer Cruise Week 2 – Falmouth to Milford Haven

Kinsale Marina Crew: Bob Cousins (S), Trevor Nicholls (M), Allan Wright, Tony Riley, Moira Barber, Brad Eaton [caption id="attachment_4009" align="alignleft" width="576"] RelaX at New Grimsby[/caption] After a rather variable week 1 we had hopes for some more consistent winds for week 2. Trevor and I swapped roles and Alan Wright remained on board as we were…
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2018 Summer Cruise Week 1 – Haslar to Falmouth

Week 1 Crew relaxing at Royal Fowey Yacht Club Week 1 Crew: Trevor Nicholls(S), Bob Cousins (M), Allan Wright, Jonathan Lees, Stephen King, and Philip Harries. Saturday 2ndJune - we set off around 1530 after a slight delay following completion of some preparatory works on the boat, so with this delay and the tide turning…
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