WindwardIslandsChartKit

Boat stuff for sale! Charts, gear – get it now!

Teresa Carey News 10 Comments

Hi everyone! We are selling some of our charts and gear. Buy it quick before my husband decides to save it! Price includes US shipping. Please inquire about international shipping. How to pay: Email me to tell me what you want. Send payment via Paypal to teresacarey003 at gmail dot com. Or just email me and I’ll send you an …

doryChartPosition

A Guide About Guide Books

Teresa Carey Words 8 Comments

On a Morse Alpha Sail-Training expedition we were approaching a harbor in typical fashion with a student “Captain of the Day” at the helm. It would be a beautiful anchorage next to one of the quaint fishing villages in Maine, on one of the outermost islands. Everyone was tired. We had just completed our offshore passage, and the watch schedule …

index

Big Tooth

Teresa Carey Words 5 Comments

Benji and I navigated Rocinante through the labyrinth of coral heads to the sandy-bottom anchorage after a long day underway. With the anchor down, the sail furled, and nothing but bright sun and turquoise around us, we donned our snorkel and mask, and jumped in. As usual, I practiced my free dive a few times. Ben, who is much better …

ThPartII-BDA-SXM

More Checklists and a Video!

Teresa Carey Words 16 Comments

Sailors love checklists! When we first talked about our Boat Check many of you asked for more details. Well – you asked, and we responded….finally! “Boat check” is something that the off-going watch does before they are relieved of their duties. It takes about 15-20 min to do a thorough job. Our watch schedule on our sail training expeditions is usually 6 …

N447SailReefedMORSEALPHABIG

Our Morse Alpha Sail-Training Expeditions Just Got Even Better!

Teresa Carey Words 1 Comment

Guess What!?! Our Morse Alpha Sail-Training Expeditions just got even better. Some people were asking if we offer ASA certifications. We do not – and you can find out more about why we don’t here. But, since you asked for it… As of this summer 2016 we are offering a certificate that will be very valuable when demonstrating skill level …

IMG_4652

Just One Small Thing I Can Do

Teresa Carey Words 5 Comments

This is a journal entry from one of my students. She is 15 years old and shared it with me at the end of her course so I could share it with you. She was inspired by the ocean and hopes that her journal entry will inspire you as well. I’m sharing it here – these are her words. Wednesday …