Shiney new shroud!

We’ve got a shiney new shroud! The old one had a broken strand…

Broken strand

It doesn’t look too bad but obviously it could become a big problem so it needed to be sorted.

Shocking shroud

I packed the humans off in the dinghy to go and get a new one made.

Dinghy trip for the shroud

It was all done and dusted in the day. We now have a VERY shiney new shroud and I’m a happy boat cat again!

Today we’ve sailed (well mostly motored) up to Lakka on the island of Paxos. We saw dolphins on the way and I’ve got some pawesome photos on the big camera to share later. It’s stunning here. I love the colour of the water and I’m sure you’ll all love the photos I’m going to post tomorrow!

Bisous, Bailey


  1. Losing a shroud in a blow could ruin your day!


  2. One of those popping in a storm could result in needing a different kind of shroud (if they recover the body, that is!).


  3. I’m glad you got that sorted out, Bailey – I can’t wait for tomorrow’s pics!


  4. Good job staying on top of things 🙂 We will love to see the dolphins!


  5. So smart to keep all the equipment in tip top shape. Shiny and new is the way to go.

    Love and licks,


  6. Mary McNeil says:

    Being a landlubber and a mystery fan, I was aghast when I saw the subject of your update today. But then I remembered you are a BOAT CAT ! All’s well !


  7. Maintenance is most necessary on any boat to preserve safety! Well done captain. (and ff topic) I hope Mum’s ear is improving?


  8. Good thing you noticed that Bailey.
    We can see how it could cause problems.
    Can’t wait for tomorrow!
    Purrs Georgia and Julie,
    Treasure and JJ


  9. New rigging every 10 or 12 years is a must… It’s your insurance policy, Bailey, and if one shroud is failing chances are all are about to do it!


  10. Diane sargent says:

    Bailey, I follow your route on the navigation site you mentioned awhile ago. So, I can see where you are now !! Fun to watch your travels


  11. Dear Bailey, truth be told, we love all of your posts, no matter what the content or visuals!! Glad you got the shroud sorted. Good work! Pat


  12. sarledge1 says:

    Can’t wait to see the photos.😘


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