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Captain’s Log – “Sailing by Starlight and Moonlight”

Written by Trainee Arne Stefferud As the Picton Castle sails across the world’s oceans, each crew member spends time at night on watch sailing by starlight, and moonlight. The stars and planets viewed from horizon to horizon are amazing! We have our own “planetarium view” and are learning about constellations that are not visible to […]

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Day’s Run – June 28, 2018

Blue sky, seas laid down, a tropic bird passing over head, easy winds, ocean for as far as the eye can see on this clear South Pacific day. The wind has calmed down today, the ship is sailing at a speed of about 4-5 knots. Work on deck is in full swing, calmer seas allows […]

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Day's Run World Voyage 7

Day’s Run – June 24, 2018

Sailing full and by the wind, occasional squalls, some with a bit of wind in them. Many miles to sail… Our first Sunday at Sea for this passage, the ‘Sunday Funday’ flag is flying high on the foremast and the relief galley team is vigorously chopping and prepping today’s meals – which thus far have […]