Sailing to Visby (with Dolphin Dance I)

Dolphin Dance (I) was sold in early summer, and in the beginning of August I had an opportunity to take part in the first leg of the delivery of our old boat. She will be sailing under a German flag and new name in the future and her new owners are planning to do some extensive cruising in the Mediterranean next year. For me and Minna it was nice to sell our beloved Dolphin Dance to sailors who are planning to sail the boat frequently in the future. All in all, that is what this boat is made for.

We started on Saturday the 4th of August from our homeport in Turku and arrived in Visby on Tuesday afternoon. The total distance was 220 nautical miles, so we were on a quite tight schedule. Fortunately, we were lucky with the wind as it was blowing mostly from northwest, and we could keep a fairly good speed through the most of the passage.

Having sailed with our beloved Dolphin Dance for the past eight years, it was very nice for me to participate in this journey with her new skipper and a…

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