OCC Members' Photos 2018

Lagoon Bay, Roberton Island, Bay of Islands, New Zealand
Photo by Alan Leslie
Martin Carriere (Providence), new PO for Dominica
With Bill Balme, RoRC
Cathy & Allan Rae, POs Beaufort SC
Photo by Debi Dennis? Many thanks to Beaufort South Carolina port officers, Cathy and Allan Rae for their hospitality. We loved our stay with them.
Beer o’clock time in Biscay
Grahame L Brookes? April 16 ·
James & Hannah Herne, POs St Helena
Photo by Ann Lloyd who presented them with their new PO flag.
Graham Brooks, SV Voyager
In Camaret Biscay
OCC PO Flag in Brazil
Silvio Ramos April 18 OCC flag in Marina Kawai Saco da Ribeira, Ubatuba São Paulo, Brasil
Wild Bird anchored off Long Island in the Bahamas
Tim Evans reports a bit of weather.
Chesapeake Bay May 2018
Wonderful time with port officers Will and Martha Story eating oysters and soft-shell crab in the Chesapeake Bay. Thank you so much for your hospitality and support! Photo by Debi Dennis.
The Rev Bob Shepton in Scotland
OCC Scottish Open House gathered together for Bob’s talk on Novara’s trip to South Georgia
Samba Sey, POR for Gambia
Photo from Steve Bailey -- One of my work colleagues who was visiting his homeland popped in to see port officer Sey Samba in Gambia. Thank you Samba Sey for making him so welcome. Alieu is the son of Cham Joof the well known historian, author, scout leader and politician involved in the nationalism of Gambia. Alieu visits Gambia every year in may to celebrate the life of his father.
Terrapin, Valiant 47, en route from Dublin to Scotland
Baxter Gillespie's drone photo of his boat, Terrapin, rounding the Mull of Kintyre en route to Traighuaine. May 2018. SailingTerrapin.com.
Terrapin in the Mull of Kintyre
Baxter Gillespie drone photo of his boat, Terrapin, rounding the Mull of Kintyre en route to Traighuaine. May 2018.
Aleria sailing in the Ria de Vigo
Photo by Alberto Lagos of Astilleros Lagos
Enda Connellan and crew of Wife of Pi with RRC Ireland Alex Blackwell
Photo by RC Daria Blackwell. Taken in Galicia July 2018. Sail number of Wife of Pi? 314159.
Sundowners aboard Aleria in Cascais, Portugal
OCC Members Alex Blackwell (RRC Ireland - Aleria), Chris Mounsey (Pale Moon) and Scott Alyn (The Other 2/3). Photo by Rear Commodore Daria Blackwell.
Port Officer for Cascais John Duggan
Photo by RC Daria Blackwell
Club de Pesca Marina De Cartagena
Photo by Anneli Halvardsson? Tonight we had have a really nice evening with Lee Miles, port officer of Cartagena/Columbia. Who invited us to Club de Pesca Marina. — with Lee Miles and Nils at Club de Pesca Marina De Cartagena.
Hurricane Leslie Refugees in Lagos Portugal
Photo by Susan Marie Lewis. Wonderful time last night with fellow Hurricane Leslie refugees in Lagos, Portugal (with Paul and Rachel Chandler, Paul and Kerstin Österberg, Lee and Lindsey Gill, Pam and her husband, Patricia and Seamus O’Connor). — with Jason Lewis. #oceancruisingclub #occadventuresailing #sailinglovers #adventure #adventureisoutthere #sailboat #yacht #yachtlife #sailing @occ_org
Suzie Too Rally Burgee
OCC Member Sabrina Nichols on S/V Honey Rider, showing off the Suzie Too Rally Burgee. The rally starts in Curaçao in November and is visting Aruba, Colombia-Santa Martha & Cartagena, the San Blas, Colon, San Andres, Providence, Honduras Bay Islands and finishing in Belize at the end of April 2019. #oceancruisingclub #occadventuresailing #sailinglovers #adventure #adventureisoutthere #sailboat #yacht #yachtlife #sailing #curacaomarine #suzietoorally @occ_org
Ocean Cruising Club get together Norfolk Va
Ken Smith? October 29 A great evening in Norfolk,VA welcoming home for the holidays Roving Rear Commodore David Bridges and Marylynn on s/v Blue Yonder which is awaiting their arrival back in Canary islands. Also Gary and Greta super port officers in Norfolk, with Chuck O'Brien s/v Caribe Moon with Cathy Brookheart Cartier and Ken Smith s/v Loon. Great night awesome food, conversation and picture show of Blue Yonder's travels, Azores, Madieras, Morrocco and Canary Islands. — with Gary Naigle, Greta Gustavson, Chuck O'Brien and Cathy Brookhart Cartier.
John Alcantara, PO for Gibraltar
Article in Gibraltar Chronicle 2-11-18
OCC Irish Dinner
Rear Commodore Daria Blackwell with PO Wendy Grant and RRC Ireland Alex Blackwell See the full gallery here: http://oceancruisingclub.org/Album/46/OCC-Irish-Dinner-2018
Matt Rutherford with Victor Wejer 2018
Bolero 3 Jan 2018
Curry Night
Peter Flutter
Simpson Bay Lagoon Sint Maarten
Phil Heaton
Whangarei NZ
VC Peter Paternotte with POs Mary and David Berg
Randall Reeves
Preparing for Figure 8 Voyage in MOLI
RC Daria Blackwell and Committee Member Eoin Robson
Aboard Aleria in Cascais.
Treasurer Tim Bridgen and Cath
Spotted on the street in Bayona, Spain. It's amazing who you run into these days. Photo by Daria Blackwell.
Two OCC friends in Bayona
Port Officer Representative Alberto Lagos with Honorary member Alfredo Lagos Sr. Photo by Daria Blackwell
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Beaufort NC Nov 2018
OCC cruisers from the U.K., New Zealand, and US all having a great time in Beaufort NC waiting for the illusive weather window to head South. Sundowner, Blue Velvet, Enjoy, Cool Change, and Sofia of RYS and PO Dianne Tetreault. — with Nina Preuss and Don Preuss.