The mast has been re-stepped after inspection and fettling of its
electrics, the topsides have been freshly re-painted, the electronics
refitted and tested and she is now ready for launching and sailing
away with her new owners.
The yacht is set up for single-handed sailing, if required, but is
perfectly comfortable with 3 or 4 aboard...with plenty of locker
space for gear and stores.
The present partnership has sailed her extensively since buying
and refitting her in 1998 (with continuous improvements, renewals
and replacements over the years).
North to the Faeroes, via Fair Isle, with other trips to Orkney...
South to Fastnet (including 2 circumnavigations of Ireland)...
East from Inverness, via Wick and across the top, around Cape
Wrath to new home base of Ullapool on her delivery trip...
West to St Kilda...several times (though the Blaskets are further
west, St Kilda is where the Roughie-Toughie Romantics are
And, of course, the whole of the finest cruising area in the British
Isles...the West Coast of Scotland with all its nooks and crannies.