Out the water again

There’s a list of jobs for the winter


  • Hull polish and anti-fouling
  • Winches re-grease
  • Woodwork
  • Polish deck


  • New electric bilge pump
  • A new fuel tank
  • Paint the bilges
  • Clean out water tanks
  • Woodwork 
  • Complete and paint the stern cabin

Oil Change

A British summer

A week aboard and a run of summer storms and generally foul weather got a few jobs done on Mai Rival

  • oil change
  • lockers painted (the first coat of International paint’s white dandelion on the port saloon lockers  And starboard galley locker)
  • New oven partially fitted
  • gangway stairs repaired
  • Shelves fitted (saloon & galley lockers)

Current log: 4230 nm

Engine hours: 606 (480 since leaving the Black Sea)