August 2018

Governor’s Cup 2018

August 26th, 2018|

In the yacht club community, the Governor’s Cup is considered one of the world’s best youth racing events. Hosted by the Balboa Yacht Club in Newport Beach, California, the “Gov Cup” was an action-packed race with plenty of on-the-water excitement. This year’s title went to Harry Price (AUS, Cruising Yacht Club of Australia) who

No Screens on Deck: Students Reflect on a Cell Phone-Free Voyage

August 15th, 2018|

At Call of the Sea, we know students have powerful experiences under sail. Part of this comes from our “no electronics” policy. This summer, students that ventured on our 3- or 5-day overnight voyages aboard schooner Seaward revealed the power of powering down their devices. Technological interfaces often displace human interaction and face-to-face friendships,

Tall Ship Progress, August 2018

August 1st, 2018|

Click here for new photos Construction for Matthew Turner is sailing ahead with major accomplishments being made to the running rigging, carpentry and anchor system and so much more! With the enormous task underway to set roughly 100 lines and to trim and take in all 11 sails on Matthew Turner, the running