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Just a quick up date on where we are and what we are up to

We have been at sea for most of the past few weeks either delivering to some of the small island communities we assist or simply getting here. The monsoon turned against us just after we left Jakarta fully loaded so … Continue reading

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Back in the water again after a short visit to the boat yard

Vega works pretty hard every year and we try our best to keep her in top condition so you can imagine how happy we were when in the Klang river whole trees were banging against our hull in the 5-6 … Continue reading

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Countdown is on for the 21st Raja Muda Regatta

Only a few days left before the big start to one of the regions oldest and most respected international regattas. Vega has the honor of being this years press boat and already the cabins are filling fast as word gets … Continue reading

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Reflections while on watch

It was that magic hour when dawn is near yet night still shrouds the world. It was my watch and I was alone at the helm as the last of the stars faded. The sea, steel grey in the half-light … Continue reading

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