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Notes for Cruisers considering responding to a Natural Disaster
PO Jonathan Robinson and his wife Donna have been cruising full time since 2014. As Sea Mercy volunteers over the last 6 years Jonathan has coordinated that organisation’s cyclone responses.
RoRC Report from Great Britain and Ireland
Like for most cruisers, sailing over the last 6 months has continued to be constrained by the pandemic. That said, we managed to escape to explore a fabulous cruising area we’d never visited before.
by Roving Rear Commodores Reg & Nicky Barker - 09/12/2021
RoRC Report from Central America – reunited with Calico Skies
We set sail for Isla Mujeres, Mexico in May, nearly ten full months since we last cruised abroad.
by Roving Rear Commodores William Heaton and Grace Arison - 09/12/2021
RoRC Report: Two Drifters Report On Sociable Sailing in Fiji
The last six months have been refreshingly sociable for the crew of Two Drifters, meeting up with many OCC friends over sundowners, dinghy drifts, scuba dives, bbqs, land tours and snorkelling trips.
by Roving Rear Commodores Jenevora Swann and Fergus Dunipace - 08/12/2021
RoRC Report from Spruce in Panama, Central America
Spruce arrived in Balboa, Panama, on 28th August. Thirty days and 4,225 miles after leaving from Hiva Oa in the Marquises. Half the trip was with wind ahead of the beam, but mostly not too strong.
by Roving Rear Commodores Sue & Andy Warman - 08/12/2021
RoRC Report from Scandinavia - Swedish boats not permitted
It's been a terrible 18 months with cruising plans put on hold and one’s heart goes out to those, perhaps in mid-ocean, who were caught out by Covid restrictions in their landfall countries.
by Roving Rear Commodore Andrew Curtain - 08/12/2021