Yth 1912 Ono ra

Yth 1912 Ono ra

Tena koutou katoa te whanau o te R.Tucker Thompson I tenei ra. Aue.  Awake to a perfectly still morning, the trainees adapting a new technique of ladder entry rather than the boisterous manu off the rail. Well the girls did. The  boys can’t help themselves. The duties...
YTH-1912 Rima Ra

YTH-1912 Rima Ra

Ahoy from the Tucker Thompson Our morning started off different to the rest we all woke up at 0600hrs for an early morning sunrise sail out to Tikitiki Island (Ninepin) which everyone really enjoyed along with a hot chocolate in the hand. Once the sun abundant we...
YTH 1912 Wha Ra

YTH 1912 Wha Ra

Wha ra Kia ora tatou I tenei po, te kaipuke R.Tucker Thompson ahau. Tino pai I tenei ra.  Darset for te reo. We had our best morning wake up, swim, duties and breakfast all done by eight thirty ready to go. Some unfinished business with the foremast saw the last three...
Yth 1912 Toru ra

Yth 1912 Toru ra

It was a beautiful start to the morning, Ilyas was first in for the morning swim followed by the rest of the trainees. This was followed by the usual morning duties and breakfast. After breakfast we hoisted sails and set a course for the 3 nautical mile mark to...
YTH  1912 Rua Ra

YTH 1912 Rua Ra

Ahoy from the R Tucker Thompson Despite the dull weather, today has been full of learning and laughter. Our morning started off at 0700hrs with a quick swim in the chilly, brisk ocean shortly after followed morning a duty which consists of scrubbing the decks,...