This is a bit long, but please read this through. It is extremely important.
As you know we have just completed a very successful mission to Haiti and demonstrated that we are capable of accomplishing great good and living up to our claim of being able to provide relief to those in need. The smiles on the faces of all those that received the aid we delivered was priceless and reinforced my belief that what we, as a group, are doing, is the right thing to…Continue
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Added by Captain Michael McElhaney on April 23, 2014 at 1:10pm — No Comments
April 6th 2014: We are northwest of the southern peninsula of Haiti lying within radar range south of Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and drifting in the current in the direction of Port-au-Prince at less than a knot. They call this the "Windward Passage" and the irony isn't lost on us, as the only wind we can feel is when our boat rolls, even the flies that came with us from our last landfall seem to be too hot and lazy to dodge my swatter. We've had the sails up all night in the hope…Continue
Added by Captain Ray Thackeray, IRG on April 18, 2014 at 10:34am — No Comments
This is the Duece on Thunderbird 5 sailing past Cuba and desperately wishing we could anchor and have a quick visit!! OVER.
I had a heavy heart as we sailed south from the Bahamas and passed Cuba. I have been desperate to visit…Continue