Zippey’s bottom is slowly cleaning up!

June 23, 2016

Zippey’s bottom side is slowly cleaning up. Sanding off the old junk has taken a fair amount longer than I had anticipated, however my new buddy Ben Matthewson, who I met sailboat racing, is in between college quarters and has been immensely helpful in getting Zippey ready. Thus far I have been pleasantly surprised at

Sneak peek at Zippey’s underside

June 16, 2016

Zippey finally got a spot at the boatyard! She has been hauled out to redo the bottom. I will post a complete writeup when the process is complete, however here are some photos to entice you in. This is the result of latex house paint on the bottom of a sailboat kept in saltwater (long

An evening out with my honey

October 16, 2015

Alix and I took Zippey out for a couple hours before meeting some friends for dinner. It was a beautiful peaceful evening.