YTH blog 2007 Rima Ra

YTH blog 2007 Rima Ra

Kia Ora from the good ship the R. Tucker Thompson Today was an early start for Arlo, Aaron, Leiton and Ethan. They were up at 5:30 and off to go catch some fish. They came back just in time for the morning swim with 2 pink Maumau and a Golden Snapper. What a nice way...
YTH 2007 Wha Ra

YTH 2007 Wha Ra

Day 4 another full on day for the trainees. Started as usual with our morning swim. Whangamumu is a lovely sheltered harbor and everyone thought the water was the warmest so far.   After clean up it was straight into lessons on The Weather, Anchoring and Points of...
YTH 2007 Toru Ra

YTH 2007 Toru Ra

Ata Marie from the good ship the R. Tucker Thompson Yesterday was a very busy day aboard the R. Tucker Thompson. Captain Terry woke us up at 6:30 with a very exciting mission, get to Poor Knights. We then jumped into the water, completed our morning duty, ate quickly...
YTH 2007 Rua Ra

YTH 2007 Rua Ra

Kia Ora From the R. Tucker Thompson For our first morning, we were all awake by 6:30. Andre and Arlo were the first to jump in the water, followed with enthusiasm by everyone else. After warm showers, everyone started their morning duties, while Captain Terry cooked...
YTH 2007 Tahi Ra

YTH 2007 Tahi Ra

Kia Ora From the R Tucker Thompson Today has been a great start to our seventh youth voyage of the season. As we departed Port Nikau, we settled in with each other by playing a name game and then unpacking our belongings and running through an orientation of the ship....