Sailing & Navigation, boat design history, Astronomy (& Radio Astro), Polar Regions & History, Marine Conservation, ex Trustee of Portsmouth Sail Training Trust. Public Governor of Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust Owner of Challenger 38 'Prion', ex 'Mohawk', ex 'Prion'!
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Reading, Berkshire, UK
Alden Challenger Yawl 38 Prion 1960 UK Falmouth area soon Portsmouth nil Various dinghies as a youngster - Nicholson 35, other 42 cross channel, 5 trips 'Leader' 100' Brixham Trawler (x-channel, Brittany, Brixham-Croabh Haven (Oban, Scotland), around W coast Scotland/Islands, Sczeczin (Stettin), Poland - Gothenburg. Sunsail day sailing Turkey W coast & British Virgin Is. Owner of Prion since late 2013 - many delays! Now sailing her up from Helford River to Portsmouth early August 2017 (planned). Keen to hear from other Challenger/Alden owners since our own forum sadly closed. (David Reno) Male Retired Electronic Engineer


Jon/'Prion' (38' 6" Challenger Yawl, UK)