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A new calendar year begins..

A new calendar year begins..

Happy New Year to each and all Of course, the new calendar year officially starts for all on the 1st January. But for us here at Pangaea, our new sailing calendar comes into effect later in January, after our annual inspections are completed, odd jobs […]

Recaps and Roundups

Recaps and Roundups

Hello Barbados… by Tom McMahon – Deckhand aboard Sea Dragon. We have arrived in Barbados! And in doing so we have sailed from one side of the Atlantic ocean to the other. So I think a quick recap of the passage itself is in order […]

Trade winds express…

Trade winds express…

From the trade winds in 13N, 53W!… by Tom McMahon – Deckhand aboard Sea Dragon. Thousands of sailors have used these very winds to speed them to their destinations, and as far as winds go they are very helpful. Blowing in a consistent direction and […]

With alignment and understanding, navigating forward is easier

With alignment and understanding, navigating forward is easier

Coming to you live from the Atlantic Ocean!… by Tom McMahon – Deckhand aboard Sea Dragon. We are at sea. It has take quite a while to get to this point, as if you’ve been following I’ve no doubt you’re aware. Now that we’re out […]

Cruising World Feature Piece

Cruising World Feature Piece

Article written by Eleanor Merrill. “She really boogies upwind…” We are delighted to have a feature piece in Nov/Dec’s issue of Cruising World. This amazing six page spread details Cruising World’s Managing Editor, Eleanor’s eight day passage aboard Sea Dragon. As part of a crew […]

Odyssey Preparations

Odyssey Preparations

Almost time to drop the lines… by Tom McMahon – Deckhand aboard Sea Dragon. And now it seems we are ready to cross with the Atlantic Odyssey. We have prepared the boat for not only the crossing but the legs beyond as well. We have […]

Mother Nature dictates the pace..

Mother Nature dictates the pace..

It’s all a waiting game!… by Tom McMahon – Deckhand aboard Sea Dragon. In the last blog post I mentioned that we were still on land, because we where waiting for a vital part to arrive here, in Lanzarote. I am pleased to say that […]

Eat, Sleep, Maintenance, Repeat

Eat, Sleep, Maintenance, Repeat

Preperation is key… by Tom McMahon – Deckhand aboard Sea Dragon. Preparation is key, so I’m told. whether this is true or not, we have been working hard to make sure the good ship Sea Dragon is well and truly set for the epic transatlantic […]

‘The Sea is calling, so I must go’

‘The Sea is calling, so I must go’

Going again… by Tom McMahon – Deckhand aboard Sea Dragon. Once again I am sailing on Sea Dragon, It has been a year since I first set foot on the yacht and here I am, aboard once more. I’ve been looking forward to returning. One […]

Doing Well By Doing Good

Doing Well By Doing Good

Challenging poverty, inequality and climate change   CNBC Catalyst and UBS have joined forces in an unprecedented partnership to highlight the impetus for Sustainable Investment and opportunities in alignment with the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals.   We are humbled and honored that Pangaea Exploration […]

Guest Blog | Five Magical Days on Sea Dragon

Guest Blog | Five Magical Days on Sea Dragon

My take on a week with the Pangaea Exploration crew as we sailed the Atlantic from Madeira to Lanzarote by Andy McLean   I’m sitting here at the table in the saloon of Sea Dragon on the final day of my first offshore passage in […]

Deckhand Positions 2018 | Now Open

Deckhand Positions 2018 | Now Open

Apply Now   Pangaea is looking for volunteer deckhands/media managers for our 2018 Pacific Trip. Prior sailing experience is a major plus, good attitude, willingness to work hard and learn is a must. You’ll be leading a watch, teaching guests, assisting researchers, helping Shanley & […]