Tag Archives: Singapore

Humanitarian vessel Vega – the great mast drama

6 days ago we discovered what looked like a small rot spot in our aft mast. What it turned into is a nightmare. Vega’s entire 2014 Mission of Mercy is now at risk unless we can find a way to replace this mast. Continue reading

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Humanitarian vessel Vega starts 2014 delivery collections

2014 is starting out to be a record year for our up coming deliveries. After spending the holidays in Singapore visiting with our friends and supporters Vega sailed for Malaysia. Our first stop is Penang island where we will spend … Continue reading

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Vega preparing for the 2012 Boat Asia Boat Show

Once again Vega will be featured at the great Singapore Boat Asia Boat Show held, as always, at the fantastic Marina at Keppel Bay. This major Lifestyle display is Asia’s oldest and largest. A not to be missed event for … Continue reading

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List of one off items needed by the communities we assist

This is a list of the one off items needed. They do not fit in any of the standard catagories so here they are. Here is the list of outstanding items that are one off or for specific community projects. … Continue reading

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Vega to be featured on Singapores top internet radio station

We just finished recording a long indepth interview with Singapores largest internet radio station In988 about Vega and her humanitarian work. The program will be a whole hour on Vega. My part is pre-recorded but Joanne Har, who has sailed … Continue reading

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Boat Asia 2012 – 20 years of Asias top boating and lifestyle event

This link will take you to a great little info page they just posted. Looks like the 2012 will be the biggest Boat Asia ever. If you will be in Singapore between the 12 – 15 April be sure to … Continue reading

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Humanitarian Vessel Vega holds 120 th birthday celebrations at Boat Asia Boat Show in Singapore

This year the Historic Humanitarian vessel Vega will be officially 120 years old. The event will be attended by the great grandson of Vega’s designer and builder Ole Nerhus and several other key events during the Boat Asia Boat Show – 12 – 15 April – at Marina at Keppel Bay in Singapore Continue reading

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