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Tour the Gulden Leeuw during the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta

Posted on 8 June 2017 @ 6:08pm

Tour the Gulden Leeuw during the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta

Join Class Afloat in celebrating Canada's 150th Birthday

In celebration of Canada's 150th birthday, 40 tall ships and 3000 crew members from around the world will be stopping at 35 ports around Canada for the Rendez-vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta.

The Maritime Side of Things

Posted on 20 May 2017 @ 1:36pm

The Maritime Side of Things

I first heard about Class Afloat when I was 12 from a distant relative, Amy Russell. 

Class Afloat Discovers Ascension Island!

Posted on 30 March 2017 @ 8:06pm

Class Afloat Discovers Ascension Island!

On the 17th of March, we cruised into view of the volcanic Ascension Island.

Who Knew Solubility Could be so Beautiful?

Posted on 30 March 2017 @ 7:16pm

Who Knew Solubility Could be so Beautiful?

Chemistry students enjoy a nice little lab out on the aft deck while anchored on the coast of Fernando de Noronha. Who knew solubility could be so beautiful?

Ship Life: Cape Town – St. Helena

Posted on 13 March 2017 @ 5:47pm

Ship Life: Cape Town – St. Helena

Cape Town to Saint Helena - what a trip!

Sailing from Tristan da Cunha, UK to Cape Town, South Africa

Posted on 21 February 2017 @ 6:38pm

Sailing from Tristan da Cunha, UK to Cape Town, South Africa

Our visit in Tristan da Cunha, however brief, was an experience I know none of us will ever forget.

Port Stay in Tristan Da Cuhna, UK

Posted on 21 February 2017 @ 6:14pm

Port Stay in Tristan Da Cuhna, UK

This port had a very special feeling about it from the day we first saw land.

Exploring Tristan da Cunha: The World's Most Remote Island

Posted on 21 February 2017 @ 1:43pm

Exploring Tristan da Cunha: The World's Most Remote Island

The morning of the 28th, we reported to the bridge deck for the 4 to 6 am watch, just in time to see the sunrise behind the mountains of Tristan da Cunha.

Sailing from Montevideo, Uruguay to Tristan Da Cuhna, UK

Posted on 17 February 2017 @ 2:52pm

Sailing from Montevideo, Uruguay to Tristan Da Cuhna, UK

Week 1 of Second Semester 

The first week back at sea has gone by very fast. We have new bunks, new watches, two new Supreme Leaders (i), a new student council, and a brand new maritime crew. The vibe on the Gulden Leeuw is fresh.