‘Tis the Season

Chrissy McLeanAll, Girls' Boat Project, Youth Programs

Today was the last Girls’ Boat Project class before winter break. It was a fun day to celebrate us and all we’ve learned so far. You might not know that the NW Maritime Center houses the maritime collection of the … Read More

Huddling Together

Sonia FrojenAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

With a Gale Warning in effect in Admiralty Inlet, Bravo Team stayed ashore today.  We learned more about the Certificate of Inspection that we are bound to follow.  4 parameters of conditions will keep us ashore – If any of … Read More

December Sunshine

Nancy IsraelAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

We welcomed the opportunity to be out on this beautiful sunny December day. It was completely clear with snowy mountain peaks, harbor seals, glistening water and light wind. Onward glided over the water with our powerful strokes and competent leadership … Read More

Our Croatian Boating & Biking Trip in September 2018

hallie kopaldAll

I first sailed the Dalmatian coast of Yugoslavia in 1969, before it became the cruising destination it is today. This past September I went back with a group of 10 on a family heritage trip, visiting the island of Hvar, … Read More

The King of Tides

Sonia FrojenAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

Bravo Team welcomed two new members today.  After doing a fun name game and brainstorming qualities of teamwork for our Ship’s Article, we headed down to the dock to take Onward for a spin.  With the recent King Tides (aka … Read More

Community Matters

Chrissy McLeanAll, Boatshop, Girls' Boat Project, Youth Programs

We started off today looking at the results of the #GivingTuesday and #GiveLikeAGirl fundraising campaigns which took place yesterday. More than $23,000 was raised to support women and girls maritime programming. We are so proud to be part of this … Read More

Lee Shore Sailing

Sonia FrojenAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

Bravo Team went sailing today with a southerly wind that took some teamwork and concentration to sail in.  Before we headed out, there was a chalk talk about points of sail and sail parts.  Many pictures and vocabulary words were … Read More