Month: May 2018

Seal-Viandante Win Quiz

Whatever this photo lacks in clarity and lighting it makes up for in content! Pictured are Good News captain Lonny (seond from left) handing over the winnings to (from left) Vice Commodore Cary, Publicity Director Karen, and cruisers Carley (clearly in love with the money) and Grant (clearly a shocking result)! The winnings were for coming first (with an amazing 18 points) in the monthly Marshall Islands Resort’s Pub Quiz. Check out the calendar on the home page of this site to check the upcoming dates for pub quizzes. The rules are simple: You come armed with a pen...

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Cruisers Donate Eye Glasses

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Two boats with strong connections to the charity organization Sea Mercy visited the Marshalls this past cruising season. Yachties Johnathon Robinson and his wife Donna arrived on their boat Chez Nous while Nigel Skeggs and his wife Susan and their two daughters came in on their yacht Unique. Nigel is the Director at Port Denarau Marina in Fiji and that marina partners with Sea Mercy, which is a volunteer charity. It focuses on disaster relief in the region, bringing medical and dental professionals to remote islands in need (in cooperation with local Ministries of Health), and the sight and light program which brings eye glasses mostly for reading...

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