Category Regatta

► Chasing the Sunset: August 24, 2016

WEDNESDAY 24 AUGUST 2016 Journey: Triple L Estate – Striped Rock, Solomons Island – Triple L Estate We arranged to meet Bob and Stephanie at Striped Rock to hang out with them, and with Matt who worked the back bar.               While sitting at the back bar we saw […]

► Regatta Maryland Style: August 26, 2015

WEDNESDAY 26 AUGUST 2015 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Regatta, Patuxent River – Triple L Estate We stayed home from random draw cornhole in order for Alan to come look at and fix the lift cables. Since the boat had to be taken off the lift and sat in the water, I decided to […]

► A Day to Remember: September 11, 2013

Wednesday 11 September 2013 Throughout the summer I haven’t been able to go watch the regatta as Cornhole at Broomes Island met Wednesday nights. Fall league Cornhole is now Thursday night so this is the first regatta I’ve seen in a LOOOONNNNGGG time. According to the online schedule, tonight is their last Wednesday night regatta […]

► Solomons Regatta: June 12, 2013

Wednesday 12 June 2013 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons area regatta – Triple L Estate I went out to watch the regatta for the first time this year. Unfortunately, there was very little wind. As Cheetah silently floated by prior to the start the captain stated he would have a nice spinnaker to unfurl. […]

► Another No Wind Regatta: August 29, 2012

Wednesday 29 August 2012 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons Regatta – Triple L Estate Time: 5:45 pm – 7:45 pm                                   Vessel: 18’ Simmons Sea Skiff replica Conditions: again, fairly flat; it seems as though you can’t buy wind when it’s time for Wednesday’s regatta As I approached the regatta area I noticed Coast Guard […]

► Flat water Regatta: August 22, 2012

Wednesday 22 August 2012 Journey: Triple L Estate – Southern Maryland Sailing Association Regatta – Triple L Estate Time: 6:10 pm – 7:50 pm Vessel: 18’ Simmons Sea Skiff replica Conditions: pleasant, not too hot, water FLAT I went out to see the regatta. On the way out I noticed a rather large vessel making […]

► Regatta socializing: August 8, 2012

Wednesday 8 August 2012 Journey: Triple L Estate – Solomons regatta – Triple L Estate I went out to see the regatta. A lovely evening, except a bit overcast which made for less than stellar photographic opportunity. I arrived shortly after the first class of sailboats had passed the starting line. I hung out nearby […]

► Docking Prize: July 11, 2012

Wednesday 11 July 2012 Journey: Triple L Estate – Patuxent River Naval Air Station area, Patuxent River – Triple L Estate – Kingfishers, Solomons Island – Regatta, Patuxent River – Triple L Estate Engine Hrs: Journey 1: 423.0 – 423.6; Journey 2: 423.6 – 424.8 Vessel: Chaparral 260 SSi Bowrider Conditions: pleasant breeze, waves 1 […]

► This is when sailing really sucks!: June 20, 2012

Wednesday 20 June 2012 Journey: Triple L Estate – Waterman’s Wharf, Solomons Island – regatta, Patuxent River – Triple L Estate I originally intended to go out and watch the regatta. To my surprise I noticed the Kalmer Nyckel docked at Waterman’s Wharf in Solomons Island. I didn’t expect their arrival until Friday. I, of […]