Category Archives: Odd Godfrey

Reposts from friends sailing around the world in a 30-foot boat.

The Inveterate Sea Lawyer — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

Opportunities and delays have forced me to reconsider my prior assessment that neither pianos nor lawyers belong on sailboats. Remote work while attempting a circumnavigation by sail? I’m cautiously optimistic.

Source: The Inveterate Sea Lawyer — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

A Captain and His Mistresses — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

They’re Baaaaack! It took a while, but our intrepid friends are out intreping again! Spoiler: They’re in Zanzibar!

Marital trouble in paradise for the Oddgodfreys? Or, the weight of responsibility on a Captain’s shoulders pinning Andrew down in the Seychelles while I gallivant around the US? Read on to clear up the latest in Oddgodfrey drama and gossip.

Source: A Captain and His Mistresses — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

A Reintroduction to the Cruising Life — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

With Covid Lockdowns eased and Sonrisa’s crew looking more ship-shape, we cast off to explore the famous cruising and sailing grounds of Mahe, Seychelles to enjoy bluewater swimming, star gazing, and a barbeque on a white sand beach.

Source: A Reintroduction to the Cruising Life — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

Nothing Is Happening Here — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

I moved back aboard! (Those flesh demons harassing the cat while she tries to nap on the dodger are my fingers, present and accounted for aboard Sonrisa.) I spend my days doing a lot of Physical Therapy and Yoga, but I’m getting stronger every day. I’ll be back in full fighting shape, soon, I think

Source: Nothing Is Happening Here — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

The Future Angora Rabbit Farmer and His Magical Mustachio — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

With our five year anniversary of castoff expiring, we find ourselves caught in Covid Lockdown with nothing for Andrew to do but sculpt his most magical mustachio ever and dream of the day he might become an angora rabbit farmer. Join us for Andrew’s Birthday update.

Source: The Future Angora Rabbit Farmer and His Magical Mustachio — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

Adjusting to a New Normal — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

We, of all people, cannot complain. Between the isolation of the Maldives, the remote islands of Chagos, and the Seychelles’ careful policies about quarantine and travel, we spent all of 2020 enjoying the luxury of Covid-Free zones. Certainly, our travels have been curtailed by closed borders and

Source: Adjusting to a New Normal — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

Another Reluctant Shrimp on The Barbie — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

Oddgodfrey and his team of best friends came through to make sure Christmas Celebrations were as topnotch as ever. Join us in this blog post to observe a real, live (Scottish) Australian lad in the wild “throw another shrimp on the barbie.”

Source: Another Reluctant Shrimp on The Barbie — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World