Kuan Yin BOR Crew Page

Links of Special Interest to Kuan Yin BOR Crew and Friends

Updated 10 June 2008 15:32

Official flag of the British Overseas Territory of Bermuda

Flag description: red, with the flag of the UK in the upper hoist-side quadrant and the Bermudian coat of arms (white and green shield with a red lion holding a scrolled shield showing the sinking of the ship Sea Venture off Bermuda in 1609) centered on the outer half of the flag.  Note:  Bermuda was first settled in 1609 by shipwrecked English colonists headed for Virginia.

Crest of the Town of St. George's, Bermuda

Crest of the Town of St George's, Bermuda

The following links are primarily of interest to the Sea Scout BOR Crew:

        Official BOR 2004 Notice of Race  (PFD File)

        Current Situation: For SITREPS (Situation Reports) during the race, click here.

Current projected project and travel schedule  (Microsoft Word file)

Current projected major leg mileages (Microsoft Excel file)

Current projected trip budget (Microsoft Excel file)

Current Recommended Equipment List (Microsoft Word file)

Current Questions/Issues/To Do List (Microsoft Word file)

All of our crew members have attended one or more of the following:

Bermuda Bound Seminar, Kent Island Narrows, 13 March 2004

Safety at Sea Seminar, United States Naval Academy, 27-28 March 2004

Safety at Sea Seminar, United States Merchant Marine Academy, 3 April 2004

PowerPoint presentations from the March 2004 Annapolis Safety at Sea Seminar

Links to places and activities on our voyage:

    Annapolis

    Bermuda

        Sailing by Yacht to Bermuda (PFD File) - Excellent information for sailors

        CIA Fact Book entry for Bermuda (Good general information about Bermuda)

Crest of the Bermuda Sea Cadet Corps

        Bermuda Sea Cadet Association (We hope to visit with the Bermuda Sea Cadets)

    Beaufort, NC

    New Bern, NC

    Oriental, NC

        Inland Waterway Treasure & Provision Company

    Manteo, NC

    Norfolk, VA

        USS WISCONSIN - (BB-64) - the last of our nation's biggest and best battleships

        Nauticus - The National Maritime Center

        Hampton Roads Naval Museum - The Museum of the U.S. Navy's Atlantic Fleet

        The Mariner's Museum - Home of the USS MONITOR Center

Links about weather conditions:

Jennifer Clark's Gulfstream - Our source for weather, and current routing recommendations.

Links about food and provisioning:

Grog & Gruel Provisioning - Official Sponsors of the BOR 2004 Race

Freedom Meals - a source of MRE's (Meals Ready to Eat) 

 

This page is from the website of SSS YORKSHIRE - Sea Scout Ship 25, York, PA, USA - http://ship25bsa.org