Sailing on the Mazurian Great Lakes

Phillip' Home Page

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Captain Grzegorz Kornacki

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Captain Grzegorz is a very serious guy ;-)

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Really, a very serious guy....

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Grzegorz and his good friend Anna.

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Grzegorz is controlling the speed of the boat using the jib, while Anna steers the rudder.

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Radek and Blanka were both very active members of the crew. Radek is a friend and co-worker of Grzegorz and Blanka is his girlfriend.

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Radek straightening out the ropes.

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Radek and Blanka controlling the rudder and jib.

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Studying the map. We sailed for two days across a series or interconnected lakes.

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Anna is a good sailor.

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Anna enjoying the sun and the wind.

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We had to take shelter in a port to escape a sudden storm.

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The crew: photo by Anna.

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Part of the galley crew, note the spoon. The meals were delicious.

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Blanka was slicing cheese, so when I told her to say "cheese" she thought it was pretty funny.
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I even got to drive :-)

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I think I might get into sailing...

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It was a great weekend with a really good group of people.

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Anna being friendly.

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Phillip and his excellent friend Captain Grzegorz.