Century Club: Phil J

Sunday, July 18, 2021
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1 day

My daughter drove with doggo and me as crew.

Saturday, July 17, 2021
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1 day

My beautiful wife and I took our sailboat under auxiliary power to explore Edge Creek, cross-checking the charts and depth-soundings. 

Friday, July 16, 2021
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1 day

A warm and quiet Friday night sunset paddle with my beautiful wife and the dog.

Thursday, July 15, 2021
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1 day

Sunrise paddle ride with the dog. Saw an osprey, egret, and cormorant.

Sunday, July 11, 2021
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1 day

My beautiful wife and I took a ride in the RIB, so she could learn how to operate the engine.

Friday, July 9, 2021
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1 day

A lovely sunset paddle with my beautiful wife and the dog.

Thursday, July 8, 2021
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1 day

Morning kayak ride around the anchorage, which is rather empty for this time of year. 

Sunday, July 4, 2021
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1 day

We sailed Windsprint down Broad Creek today. Crew today included my beautiful wife, my daughter, and the dog. Winds made one big shift to the south and were otherwise consistent, but light. Happy Fourth!

Saturday, July 3, 2021
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1 day

With dog only tonite. Got in just betore the storm hit.

Friday, July 2, 2021
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1 day

Sunset ride with my beautiful wife and the dog. Met a boat from Hickory, NC on their way to Maine and then the South Pacific!

Thursday, July 1, 2021
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1 day

Took out my beautiful wife, Grandma, and the dog for an evening ride aboard the RIB.

Monday, June 28, 2021
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1 day

Evening kayak ride in stiff winds with my wife and dog. The anchorage is already filling up for the Fourth of July.

Monday, June 28, 2021
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Evening kayak ride in stiff winds with my wife and dog. The anchorage is already filling up for the Fourth of July.

Sunday, June 27, 2021
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1 day

Took our 13' Zuma for a long sail in 10-15s throughout San Domingo Creek and the anchorage and then into Broad Creek toward Mt. Misery.

Tuesday, June 22, 2021
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1 day

Kayaking with my beautiful wife on a cool summer evening.

Sunday, June 20, 2021
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1 day

A Father's Day paddle with my daughter and the dog. Rather warm, but a nice breeze.

Saturday, June 19, 2021
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1 day

Sunset paddle alone. Saw the famed Route 66 70' sloop up close and personal in the anchorage. A beautiful design!

Friday, June 18, 2021
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1 day

My daughter drove me and the dog around San Domingo creek for a late day cruise.

Friday, June 18, 2021
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1 day

Took daughter and dog out for a sunset paddle!

Wednesday, June 16, 2021
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1 day

Clear, pleasant day for sailing in 8-10 knot winds. Ran aground on Broad Creek and needed help getting off. Thank you TowBoatUS and thank you Captain Trevor!

Monday, June 14, 2021
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1 day

Fished for striper on the Miles River with Capt. Josh Cooper of 13 Mile Fishing. A beautiful day on the water and considerable success with the fishing. We hit our limit quickly.

Sunday, June 13, 2021
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1 day

Rode aboard the Winnie Estelle at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. A beautiful day on the Miles River.

Sunday, June 6, 2021
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1 day

Took the boys tubing on Barnegat Bay and up the Metedeconk River. 

Saturday, June 5, 2021
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1 day

Took the boat to a couple parties on the Barnegat Bay. Arrived in style!

Friday, June 4, 2021
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1 day

Helped a friend seatrial a new Brig Eagle 8. A beautiful boat on a beautiful day!

Monday, May 31, 2021
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1 day

What a gusty Memorial Day! Finally some sun, though.

Sunday, May 30, 2021
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1 day

Brought the pup for a ride!

Saturday, May 29, 2021
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1 day

Tried to make the most of a cold, rainy miserable day by getting out on the water.

Monday, May 24, 2021
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1 day

Assembled new Zodiac RIB and put it through a sea trial.

Sunday, May 23, 2021
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1 day

Sunset paddle around San Domingo Creek.

Friday, May 21, 2021
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1 day

With new prop installed, we departed for home down the Tred Avon River, a short hop on the Choptank River, and up Broad Creek on a windless, but beautiful, sunny day.

Sunday, April 25, 2021
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1 day

Operated a launch for the referees of the Philadelphia Scholastic Rowing Association 2021 Manny Flick series.

Saturday, April 24, 2021
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1 day

Intended to depart the winter boatyard today and set sail for home, but a brief seatrial resulted in a violent shaking of the boat when the auxiliary power was put in gear. Diagnosis TBD, but possibly an unbalanced prop. 

Friday, April 23, 2021
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1 day

Installed sails, tested all systems, and other miscellaneous tasks. Boat is commissioned for the season!

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
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Another beautiful spring day!

Friday, February 26, 2021
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A great, relatively warm February day to be on the water.

Friday, January 29, 2021
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1 day

Reviewed progress on the new bottom and awlgrip jobs. Replaced zincs. Did some clean up work.

Saturday, January 2, 2021
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Took the dog for a kayak ride on a warm, sunny afternoon.