Ocean Blue is a Miura-class 31-foot sailboat based at the Royal Cape Yacht Club, Cape Town. Previously based on the Vaal, an inland reservoir 100km south of Johannesburg, South Africa, she returned home to the South Atlantic in June of 2016.

Follow along as Skipper and Boat deal with sailing, maintaining and upgrading Having Fun in the South Atlantic with the goal of cruising the west coast and perhaps even the islands further afield one day….

♦ If you wish to start from the beginning, go here.

♦ If you want to read about life before the beginning then go here.

♦ If you want to read about the future…well you can’t. It isn’t written yet.

♦ To join the boat as crew, for simple day sailing or for skipper’s ticket mileage, drop us a mail on solesurchin [at] gmail.com to inquire about upcoming voyages and opportunities.Read more about the services we offer here.