Boating http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/feed/features/boating en Angling in Cold Weather http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/angling-cold-weather <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>The fishing is great; the &shy;dangers of hypothermia grave</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Dennis Doyle </div> </div> </div> <p>Finally I had to face it; with morning temperatures in the low 50s, socks are a necessity. With regret, I moved my fishing shorts and warm-weather shirts into winter storage last week. Hauling my insulated long-sleeved undershirts and heavyweight long pants from the back of the closet broke the final link with summer. It&rsquo;s going to be pretty much a cold-weather game from here on out.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/boating/article/angling-cold-weather" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/cold-weather-fishing-100914.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="75" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/angling-cold-weather" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/angling-cold-weather#comments Boating Sporting Life by Dennis Doyle Fishing Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:52:26 +0000 bayweekly_master 24380 at http://www.bayweekly.com From Skipjack Rosie Parks, Eastern Shore Terroir http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/cooking/article/skipjack-rosie-parks-eastern-shore-terroir <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Buying local? Try vinegar lulled for five months in a skipjack&rsquo;s hull</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Sandra Olivetti Martin </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The taste of place is about the best translation English can give to the French word terroir. The idea comes from the vineyards of France, so it doesn&rsquo;t have to jump far into the vinegar barrel.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Still, it&rsquo;s a bit of a leap into the hold of the skipjack Rosie Parks, a &shy;vintage Eastern Shore oyster boat.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/cooking/article/skipjack-rosie-parks-eastern-shore-terroir" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/rosie-park-handingbarrelover_0.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="68" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Olivins owner and operator Bill Acosta hands over a wooden barrel of balsamic vinegar to Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum boat yard manager Michael Gorman, aboard the skipjack Rosie Parks. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/cooking/article/skipjack-rosie-parks-eastern-shore-terroir" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/cooking/article/skipjack-rosie-parks-eastern-shore-terroir#comments Cooking Boating Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:18:29 +0000 bayweekly_moderator 23390 at http://www.bayweekly.com Get Back on the Water — Safely http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/get-back-water-%E2%80%94-safely <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>Learn what you need to know, take what you need to have</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Dennis Doyle </div> </div> </div> <p>If you don&rsquo;t have some type of watercraft &mdash; be it canoe, kayak, skiff, sailboat, sailboard or motor yacht &mdash; you&rsquo;ll miss out on enjoying our largest public playground: the vast, 4,500 square miles of the Chesapeake Bay.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;A boat is your magic carpet for roaming the Bay and its tributaries while fishing, sailing, crabbing, clamming, oystering, photographing or cruising and paddling about in the natural beauty of the Chesapeake.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/boating/article/get-back-water-%E2%80%94-safely" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/capsized-boat-050114.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="66" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/get-back-water-%E2%80%94-safely" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/get-back-water-%E2%80%94-safely#comments Boating Sporting Life by Dennis Doyle Fishing Thu, 01 May 2014 16:54:21 +0000 bayweekly_master 22019 at http://www.bayweekly.com Fine-Tune Your Fish-finder http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/fine-tune-your-fish-finder <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>Get help, for free, from techies smarter than you</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Dennis Doyle </div> </div> </div> <p>As soon as I purchased my new skiff some three years ago, I had to have the latest and greatest fish-finder/GPS machine. I got it installed, but once I turned it on, problems followed. The software on my machine had some initial problems that were later corrected. Still, I needed to load a new version of the operating software.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/boating/article/fine-tune-your-fish-finder" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/eagleseachamp-gps-fishfinder.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="77" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/fine-tune-your-fish-finder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/fine-tune-your-fish-finder#comments Boating Sporting Life by Dennis Doyle Fishing Fri, 24 Jan 2014 01:36:49 +0000 bayweekly_master 20600 at http://www.bayweekly.com Remembering the Levin J. Marvel http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/remembering-levin-j-marvel <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>60 years later, this Chesapeake shipwreck remains a cautionary tale</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Bob Melamud </div> </div> </div> <p>Much has changed in the maritime world in the 60 years since the sinking of the Levin J. Marvel topped the Chesapeake&rsquo;s disaster charts. The key to maritime safety hasn&rsquo;t changed &mdash; aboard the Levin J. Marvel in 1955 or the recreational craft we use today.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/boating/article/remembering-levin-j-marvel" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/ship_swamped-080615.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="63" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/remembering-levin-j-marvel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/remembering-levin-j-marvel#comments Boating History & Lore News Mon, 10 Aug 2015 21:44:03 +0000 bayweekly_master 28991 at http://www.bayweekly.com Girls Rule! http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/girls-rule <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>Leg 8 gives women their first win and Abu Dhabi Racing the 2014-15 Volvo Ocean Race trophy</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Steve Carr </div> </div> </div> <p>It has been a long time coming, but an all-woman team has won a leg of the modern Volvo Ocean Race.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;English skipper Sam Davies and her largely rookie crew of Olympic champions of Team SCA had won some in-port races but not an offshore leg.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/boating/article/girls-rule" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/volvoteam-sca-winners-leg8.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Team SCA celebrate the first leg of a Volvo Ocean Race won by an all-woman crew. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/girls-rule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/girls-rule#comments Boating News Thu, 25 Jun 2015 20:46:59 +0000 bayweekly_master 28408 at http://www.bayweekly.com Chowing Down on the High Seas http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/chowing-down-high-seas <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>When every ounce is a drag on speed, how to provision for 5,500 calories per sailor per day?</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Steve Carr </div> </div> </div> <p>In the nine brutal legs covering the 38,739 nautical miles of the Volvo Ocean Race, every ounce matters with the evenly matched, one-design boats. Sailors have been known to shave down their toothbrushes, and drinking cups often double as dishes.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;So what would the grocery list on a Volvo-65 look like on one of the longer legs, say from China to New Zealand?<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Here in his own words is the food order that Stefan Coppers for Team Brunel sent to the shore crew for the 4,500-mile fourth leg to Auckland.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/boating/article/chowing-down-high-seas" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/volvooceanrace-chowing_down.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="65" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Justin Slattery tucking into lunch onboard Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing’s Azzam. &lt;&lt;photo © Matt Knighton/Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing/Volvo Ocean Race&gt;&gt; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/chowing-down-high-seas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/chowing-down-high-seas#comments Boating News Sat, 13 Jun 2015 23:11:30 +0000 bayweekly_master 28248 at http://www.bayweekly.com The World’s Oceans in Peril http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/world%E2%80%99s-oceans-peril <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>A firsthand account from the Volvo Ocean Racers</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Steve Carr </div> </div> </div> <p>After sailing the earth&rsquo;s five major oceans, the Volvo Ocean Race sailors have delivered their verdict when it comes to pollution. Humans are using the oceans of the world as a dumping ground for everything from plastics to chemicals to human waste.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Every four years, when the Volvo veterans sail the world anew, it gets worse. Much worse.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/boating/article/world%E2%80%99s-oceans-peril" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/volvooceanrace-trash.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="56" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/world%E2%80%99s-oceans-peril" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/world%E2%80%99s-oceans-peril#comments Boating Thu, 14 May 2015 15:17:49 +0000 bayweekly_master 27894 at http://www.bayweekly.com Top 10 Boat Names http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/top-10-boat-names <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>You&rsquo;re not the only Aquaholic on the water</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Is your boat in the Sophia, Mason, Ethan or Ava class of popularity?<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;It is, according to the The &shy;BoatUS 2015 list of Top Ten Boat Names, if you&rsquo;ve christened it &shy;Serenity, Seas the Day, Andiamo (Italian for let&rsquo;s go), Aquaholic, &shy;Second Wind, Island Time, Happy Ours, Journey, Serendipity or &shy;Relentless.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Sound familiar?<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;If so, your dog is likely named Max or Bella.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/boating/article/top-10-boat-names" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/serendipity-043015.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="58" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/top-10-boat-names#comments Boating News Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:42:21 +0000 bayweekly_master 27713 at http://www.bayweekly.com In the Open Ocean, Things Break http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/open-ocean-things-break <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tagline-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><em><strong>That&rsquo;s the story of Volvo&rsquo;s 7,200-mile Leg 5</strong></em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Article Author:&nbsp;</div> Steve Carr </div> </div> </div> <p>Imagine this scene &hellip;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-weekly-featured-article"> <div class="field-label">Weekly Featured Article:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attached-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/articles/boating/article/open-ocean-things-break" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser imagecache-linked imagecache-lead-image-teaser_linked"><img src="http://www.bayweekly.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/images/slider-tab-thumbs/volvorace-leg5-credit_ainhoa_sanchez.jpg" alt="" title="" width="100" height="67" class="imagecache imagecache-lead-image-teaser"/></a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-image-caption"> <div class="field-label">Image Caption:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing tackles steep and angry seas as they pass East Cape, the ­eastern-most point of New Zealand. &lt;&lt;photo © Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race&gt;&gt; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/open-ocean-things-break" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.bayweekly.com/articles/boating/article/open-ocean-things-break#comments Boating News Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:51:12 +0000 bayweekly_master 27716 at http://www.bayweekly.com