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Our first issue of our e-newsletter, Looking Aloft: A Rigged for Adventure Newsletter, has just been published. Check it out or click on Looking Aloft in the menu above.

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This weekend past we had the leadership sail aboard Black Jack. It's the first time we have run a program like this and it was a great success! The pu...

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This week 17 of Bytown Brigantine’s finest participants gathered together to spend a fun filled week of adventures and excitement. The group pro...

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January 30 & 31, 2010 This past Bytown weekend kicked off with an early morning of shop work for some and CYA Coastal Navigation for others, an...

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Hi there everyone, Happy New Year to you all, I hope 2010 has been good to everyone and you are not working too hard. Over the past month or so I ...

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The people at BBI will soon be flying off to Cleveland to attend the American Sail Training Association (ASTA) conference. Right now the Black Jack ha...

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This weekend was a great one for Black Jack! Friday after the camp ended she headed to Britannia Bay where she was greeted by the Mayor to pick up the...

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After a great visit to Pugwash, NS, where she spent the weekend, the Fair Jeanne made her way to Summerside yesterday. When the boat came alongside, t...

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It was a great day of deck tours in Halifax for the Tall Ships Nova Scotia 2009 festival. The weather did not start out very nice: The day dawned cool...

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It was not a day well suited to celebrating the establishment of such an important occasion. The re-enactment activities for the 25oth anniversary of ...

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Hello Everyone: The crew of the Whaler Expedition are having a wonderful time in Nova Scotia. Thursday and Friday were spent in Lunenburg. Friday...

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Tuesday, April 21, 2009 Today I spent the day between the Fair Jeanne and the Office.  A team from Fuller construction is working like ...

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After hosting two of my closest friends from Nova Scotia for the week, I was dead tired.  That being said, I began the evening at the BBI Office ...

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Thursday, March 26, 2009 March Break Camp 2009 BBI March Break Camp 2009 was warmer and a lot less snowy compared to last year.   Bo...

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Aye, lad, and here ye go... It was with some trepidation that I boarded the "Fair Jeanne" that Sunday morning in September. No real sailing expe...

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The adventure began Sunday evening with a ‘meet & greet’ wine & cheese social held in the wardroom. Each trainee was assigned to a...

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