News

News

  • The event DelfSail 2021 has been postponed. The Board of DelfSail 2021 sadly decided to postpone their event, because of...

  • Yesterday we removed the gaff of the schooner mast from the ship. We used the hoist of the office ship SALVATOR. Gerben will ...

  • Just received this email with this photo: "Just to share a nice memory: these two baking oliebollen on the Oosterschelde! ...

  • Happy New Year to all of you from the whole crew of the HELENA and OOSTERSCHELDE! We hope to welcome...

  • A happy holidays message from all our crew members from the OOSTERSCHELDE and HELENA. We hope to all welcome you back...

  • In fact, my favourite island in Cabo Verde is São Nicolau. Different highlights are combined here. Our captain is also a big fan of...

  • Till Christmas, we try to finish the projects we’ve started on so we can begin with new ones at the start of the new year....

  • As you might know, we celebrate Sinterklaas in the Netherlands. A tradition where we get together with our families...

  • How many of you have tossed a coin in a fountain and made a wish? Looked up at the night sky, seen a shooting star and made a wish?...

  • Without COVID-19, the OOSTERSCHELDE would have been sailing near Madeira by now. This year, it would have been the 10th...

  • This week, Jan Willem and Jenny have been hiding in the engine room. They decided to properly clean the space underneath...

  • Unfortunately, we are not leaving to the Cape Verde islands today. Instead, we will continue working in Rotterdam....

  • Get a chance to win a unique SAIL Amsterdam 2020 polo shirt! Since SAIL Amsterdam 2020 did not go ahead...

  • The sailing season of the HELENA, although it was only short, is over. But, we are still doing the necessary maintenance....

  • Our trip started very early on a Friday. Since a few weeks the Erasmus bridge has been broken and only opens three times per week...