Captain Brad’s Blog October 5, 2018

You would think that this route would get boring.  Same islands again and again.  In the last 12 months we have seen Fanning 24 times and Washington 10.  To me it is never boring.  The customers may be much the same but that is part of the fun to see them back for...

Captain Brad’s Blog September 18, 2018

What a beautiful day to be at sea.  The wind is just aft of the beam blowing an easy 15 knots, sun shining brightly but not hot in the breezy wheelhouse.  All sail is set and pulling, crew relaxed and laughing.  Kwai herself is happy, just look over the bow and she...

Captains Blog Sept 12, 2018

As Hurricane Lane passes closely to the west of the Hawaiian Islands, SV Kwai is in Christmas Island, finishing up her Voyage 45.  Kwai arrived last night and will discharge her 100 tons of Fanning copra today, then spend a few days painting the topsides before...