Author Archives: Adam

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Davali in Newport Boat Show

I have been getting to know Davali better and better over the past two summers. Enjoying Davali with friends and family, but also loving singlehanded sailing. Kent Grimbeek of Just Catamarans and I sailed to the show. Kent is not just an … Continue reading

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Videos of 2nd leg from St. Martin to Stamford Ct.

Some videos of beautiful islands, Davali sailing and clear water. Davali Videos Enjoy!

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A Lightness of Being

On the first leg, from Le Grande Motte, France to St. Martin, I remember feeling blissful. Days and nights filled with sailing, reading, eating, sleeping, playing guitar, sharing stories. I loved it. On the second leg, from St. Martin to … Continue reading

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Ripping, Oasis and Transatlantic Completion

A big title. First we sailed really fast, up to 13 knots, in 18 knots of true wind speed to Conception Cay. We were hoping for a special place and we were not disappointed. Thanks to Crewmate Joe, also a fine … Continue reading

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Exploring Big Fish Cay & Providenciales, Turks & Caicos

We enjoyed a couple of days cruising the south side of Turks & Caicos. We sailed to Big Fish Cay, then crossed the Caicos Bank, with an average depth of 10 feet of the most beautiful luminescent  turquoise water I’ve seen. It was … Continue reading

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Turks and Caicos

It was great to return to the BVI’s, especially on Davali.                                        

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British Virgin Islands bound

After 4 months of fun and preparing Davali for the second leg, we’re off. We slept outside the bridge on Saturday, May 2nd, and at 2 am, set off for the British Virgin Islands. We had 10-15 knots from the … Continue reading

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Next leg…the voyage home

Captain Jan, my son David and I are about to sail Davali to Stamford, Ct. We’re going to check out the Bahamas, stop off in Florida, and then head up the coast. The past few months in St. Martin were lots … Continue reading

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Video Tour of Davali

When Davali was docked in La Grande Motte, France, her birth place,  Matthieu Rougevin-Baville filmed an in-depth tour of Davali. I’m sure you’ll enjoy Matthieu’s tour of this beautifully designed 2014 Outremer 45. By the way, there were a few minor issues we encountered on … Continue reading

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Videos of Trans-Atlantic crossing

Several short videos are posted on youtube which can be accessed from this link: https://www.youtube.com/user/friedlanderadam Happy Holidays!!!

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