Here you can read Skjald's diary on the Sea Stallion's voyage against Dublin.

Skjald's diaries

The day before Dublin

We arrived at Malahide Marina, the biggest in Ireland, yesterday morning at half past five. After a quick breakfast…

The transformation in Port Oriel

It is Saturday night. Skipper has just announced that we sail at 11 p.m. At that time, we should have a westerly…

Ireland in sight

The Sea Stallion is heading towards the south-west and the coast of Ireland. According to the latest report, we…

The Sea Stallion in a severe gale

These lines are written in the yacht club in Peel on the Isle of Man. We have been invited here for supper this…

Ill and tired

It had to come. After five weeks in perfect health I have fallen ill. freezing one minute, sweating the next. The…

[Translate to english:] Foto: Werner Karrasch

At the quay of Lagavulin

A tour of the Lagavulin whisky distillery.

The day before yesterday, the Sea Stallion arrived in Islay. It has…

Night shift on Jura

It is 2:20 am. A short while ago, Preben and Sidsel roused me, and I now have anchor duty with Søren for the next…

A wonderful night at Rahoy

Sometimes you are just stunned by the hospitality shown the Sea Stallion and us, the lucky crew, who have the…

Take care... No one's here!

There is a sign by the pier in Inverie:

”Take care! You are entering remote sparcely-populated potentially…

Dramatic night on the Sea Stallion

"Oars out... row. AND FAST!"

I can hear the seriousness in the voice.

It is black night. The rain is pouring…