|Sarah, Pearson 424 Ketch, Hull Nr 2 (1978)|
Sarah short-tacking up St. Lenard Creek, off the Patuxent River, MD. circa 2003. (Photo by Joe Kewer)
Sarah is my Pearson 424 Ketch, purchased in 2000. For the first
5 years I owned her I used Sarah for weekend and vacation
cruises on the Chesapeake Bay while preparing her for my
trans-Atlantic trip to Europe and the Mediterranean Sea in
2005. After returning from Europe in 2007, and spending the
winters of 2008/2009 and 2014 in The Bahamas, the winter of 2009/2010 in
New Bern, NC, I have now (December, 2015) spent my fourth winter
and third summer in
Jacksonville, Fl. I will stay in Jacksonville through the
Click on the menu items on the left to access pictures, specifications, diagrams, equipment lists, and upgrade projects for Sarah.
Click on the Sailing link above to access pictures and descriptions of Sarah's European Cruise (Atlantic Circle) and other cruising destinations.
If you want to find Sarah's current location click on that menu option on the left. That link depends on Sarah's Ham license. When I'm out of the country and do not have a valid amateur license for the country in which I am residing, the link to Sarah's Blog will provide my location. I try to keep these links active when I am underway on a cruise; however, when I am in port for an extended time I may not update my position.