by Jack Hardie. In the Nationals, a few years ago, we were the only crew hoisting the spinnaker from a bag on the bow. Everyone else was … [Read more...] about Hoisting the spinnaker from the cockpit
Jack Hardie interviews Sonata National Champion Steve Goacher. Jack: Many thanks Steve for agreeing to do this interview for the Sonata web … [Read more...] about Heavy Weather Sailing
by Chris Bentley. Having had just a few years experience of Buoy 23, turn right, 16, gybe, racing on our home waters, the Chrysalis crew decided to go … [Read more...] about Chrysalis Goes South
by Mike Harrison. According to Andy Warhol everyone is entitled to their 10 minutes of fame and Thursday Morning 31st July was deemed to be our … [Read more...] about Lucky spider?
by Roger Saunders, C Sharp, Windermere. In 1492 Christopher Columbus stood at the helm of the Santa Maria and guided the cumbersome craft over the … [Read more...] about Discovering the French Canals
by Bob Alexander, Tosca crew. Two Sonatas joined the rally this year, Ian Tredwin and Mike Harrison in Soloist and John Ivory, Catherine Sims and … [Read more...] about Medway to France and Back