Sailing with Nine of Cups
|Nine of Cups is a 45' Liberty cutter-rigged sailing yacht. We've lived aboard since April 2000 and we're sailing around the world...ever so slowly.
Our current location: Durban, South Africa - Indian Ocean
Nautical Miles Sailed in 2015: 0
Nautical Miles Sailed to date: 78,378 nautical miles since our initial departure from Kemah, TX in May 2000.
HOT NEWS.... We're enjoying South Africa and getting some work done on Cups. Check justalittlefurther.com for daily blog updates. (Latest update 31 January 2015)
|David and Marcie - Las Vegas 2014. Find out
more about the crew by clicking on the
Crew'sPersonal Side. (Photo: Mary Ramirez)
|Jelly was our ship's cat
for eight years and
retired in 2007 to live
with my Mom. Jelly
passed on to cat heaven
on September 13, 2014
at the ripe old age of 14.
Jelly still has her own
|S/y Nine of Cups under way...Take a tour
of Cups or find out how she got her
name. (Photo: Joanne Klare)
|Been There - Done That
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|Other Info & Interesting Stuff
|© David Lynn & Marcie Connelly-Lynn,
|David is now a Contributing Editor to
Good Old Boat magazine. Get two
digital issues for free to sample this
great boating magazine for
do-it-yourselfers like us.
|Current Passages & Destinations
|Passage Maps - 2000 - 2014
|Click on the book for a description and buying options.
|Read David's article How to coax your VHF ...
Give it the best antenna cable you can
in Good Old Boat's 100th issue,
He's also got an article entitled
Applying lettering to your dinghy in the January/Feb 2015
issue of Ocean Navigator.
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