This photo from Canadian sailor Danielle Boyd, taken in Santandar where she just spent the week testing potential skiffs for the Women’s 2 Person High Performance Skiff in 2016. Thanks for this great shot Danielle!
I thought it was high time I actually go out and do some real sailing. Funny that hey? How we spend hours and days and weeks sitting around and talking about sailing, but then it’s a challenge to actually get out on the water. In an effort to do just that, Kristine Williams and I … Continue reading Keeping it Riel at 29er Midwinters West
Apparently we’ve caused a bit of a stir here on the Salty Sister. This in from Michael Clements, Fleet Captain at Royal Vancouver Yacht Club. Clearly an enlightened MaM, with progressive ideas on sailing…let’s hope the folks with whom he shared our rants feel the same way! Jen – thanks very much for your article, … Continue reading MaM Response to “Consider a No MaM Policy”
Just had dinner with one of my absolute favourite sailing groups tonight, and the namesake of this blog: The Salty Sisters. These intrepid ladies are a group of dinghy sailors aged 50+ who are all about a laugh and a good time. They’re educated, successful, foxy in that super smart independent silver fox sort of … Continue reading “I Signed Up for the Sandwiches”