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The Super Moon on the Schooner Pioneer in a Frenetic New York Harbor

Last night, my wife and I took to a two hour sail on the schooner Pioneer to watch the “super moon” rise over New York harbor.   The “super moon,” is in scientific terms referred to as a “perigee moon,” a … Continue reading

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Summer Sunset Schooner Regatta in New York Harbor

At the end of the recent holiday weekend I was amazed to see what at first looked like a schooner race in New York harbor.  Six large schooners were all short tacking down the channel against a gentle southerly breeze.   I soon realized … Continue reading

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