Author: Nancy Koucky

Dogwatch – July 2019

    Dogwatch (n): For sailors, either of the 2-hour watch periods between 1600 and 2000; For journalists, the period after going to press when staff stand by in case breaking news warrants a late edition.Volume 2, No.9 The...

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News from the Helm – July 2019

CAN OVERBOARD! The American Sailing Association (ASA) published an informative and interesting piece on their site that addresses this scenario: “You crack open a cold one after a long day of sailing. Your buddy Jim finishes his...

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Dogwatch – June 2019

  Dogwatch (n): For sailors, either of the 2-hour watch periods between 1600 and 2000;For journalists, the period after going to press when staff stand by in case breaking news warrants a late edition.Volume 2, No.8 The...

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News from the Helm – June 2019

By Michael Robertson TOO MUCH WATER Heard about all the high-water flooding affecting the Heartland? Reader Robert Mackay sails out of the Highland Yacht Club in Toronto, Ontario, where they’ve got plenty of water too....

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Dogwatch – May 2019

Dogwatch (n): For sailors, either of the 2-hour watch periods between 1600 and 2000; For journalists, the period after going to press when staff stand by in case breaking news warrants a late edition. Volume 2, No.7 The...

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News from the Helm – May 2019

By Michael Robertson Sleepy Women Sailors?  Oh boy. This one is not going to be easy to tackle and dissect. First, we have the utmost respect for the American Sailing Association (ASA). They’ve been around since 1983 and more...

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Dogwatch – April 2019

Dogwatch (n): For sailors, either of the 2-hour watch periods between 1600 and 2000; For journalists, the period after going to press when staff stand by in case breaking news warrants a late edition. Volume 2, No.6 Photos by...

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News from the Helm – April 2019

DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS Last month, we ran a letter from Hal Shanafield, his response to the question of renting vs. owning a sailboat. He referred to his experience at a yacht club and we erroneously printed the wrong name of...

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Dogwatch – March 2019

Dogwatch (n): For sailors, either of the 2-hour watch periods between 1600 and 2000; For journalists, the period after going to press when staff stand by in case breaking news warrants a late edition. Volume 2, No.5   Easy...

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News from the Helm – March 2019

Across the Bar, Margaret Roth (1922-2019) Margaret Roth died February 25 in Easton, Maryland. She was the legendary sailing first mate aboard several boats she and her husband, the late Hal Roth, cruised extensively over the...

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