Back in Cape Charles, Va.

Written by Jack van Ommen on June 10th, 2020

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I managed to make it into Cape Charles from Little Creek, a 22 mile distance, on Thursday morning the 4th.  This time the repair held it for the motoring out and into Cape Charles. But a permanent solution is in the works now. Most likely it is the result of having over-tightened the stuffing I replaced in Green Cove Springs.

My plans are to sail north for a summer sail in New England in July. I have a berth in the Cape Charles municipal Town Dock, B-2 right at the foot of the Shanties restaurant. The welcoming committee was present, Thelma Peterson made the sign “Jack came Back, to the port of Gold” as in her song:  “Jack come Back”

 

I have posted a You Tube 6 minute video of the sail from St. Barth back to Cape Charles at: https://youtu.be/PynBA95hFvE     

 

 

 

 

2 Comments so far ↓

  1. Kevin Hartz says:

    Jack. We all enjoyed meeting you in Cape Charles last weekend . Thank you for the fender use. Please email me so I can share my contact information with you.
    Kevin Hartz and the family
    SV Veritas
    1986 Sabre 30

  2. The pleasure was mine as well. You have wonderful children, who can communicate with adults.
    God bless you and your family. I’ll send you an e-mail.

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