Richard Steward's Sailing Blog. Single-handed (64%) anti-clockwise circumnavigation of England, Scotland and Wales via the Caledonian Canal and the Shetland Isles in Freedom Flight, a Freedom 35 cat-rigged ketch with a lifting keel, built for Sir John Oakeley in 1981. I have owned her since 2000. Start date - May 5th 2013 Shotley, Suffolk, return 30th August 2013. Crew - John Eastwood, Neil Rice, Roger Tutt, Matthew Steward. 56 passages 2109 miles, 37 single-handed 1368 miles.
Thursday, 6 June 2013
Day 33(6/6/13)Portree Harbour(Skye)
Sunny, cold and windy. Spotted a loading pontoon with two hour
mooring for £5.Walked around the town (very
pretty) and had smoked salmon lunch in the Lower Deck Restaurant.Off to Gairloch or Loch Inver tomorrow.