Blue Sky Sailing and Exploring Guernsey. 25/08/2016
After a quick stop in Cherbourg, the fleet departed towards Guernsey “blessed with blue skies, flat water, epic sunshine” (Midnight Wanderer) with a light westerly breeze pushing them along. A couple of spinnakers were spotted, making for some great pictures! An hour into the passage and a call went out on Channel 77 with the news of dolphins playing within the fleet. “The fabulous sight of dolphins” (Hufflepuff) as they were jumping and swimming round the bows of Hufflepuff and Sophisticated Lady for about two hours.The sail through the Alderney Race was helped somewhat by the iron sail, with the winds dropping to produce near millpond conditions, making for a different experience of the Alderney Race than some had imagined. The rest of the day involved sunbathing, sunfish spotting,... Click here for more info..