Each year, the good people of High Wycombe weigh the Mayor, the councillors and the MP to check who is gaining weight at taxpayer expense. It’s a magnificent idea but strangely my Westminster colleagues seem reluctant to institute the tradition on Parliament Square. Unfortunately, I put a little weight on in my first year, it turned out. Here’s me making the most of being booed as a pantomime villain after the fateful cry of “and some more!” Happily, the weight […]
Tags: Boats, Catamarans, Europe, Greece, Sailing, Vassiliki, Weighing In, Wildwind, Wycombe
When the cross-shore is strong, this seems to be the right answer: Fast windsurfers, originally uploaded by stevenjbaker. Must learn to do it one day…
Tags: Greece, Sailing, Wildwind, Windsurf
Asymmetric Monohull, originally uploaded by stevenjbaker. Might have been a Laser 4000. Crewed by Remco, the insatiable high-wind Dutch sailor.
Tags: Boats, Greece, Laser 4000, Sailing, Wildwind
Laser, racing, originally uploaded by stevenjbaker.
Tags: Boats, Greece, Laser, Sailing, Wildwind
Distant Tiger capsize, originally uploaded by stevenjbaker.
Tags: Boats, Greece, Hobie Tiger, Sailing, Wildwind