Ocean Cruising Club

Flying Fish, published twice a year, is the OCC's flagship publication containing inspirational articles about our members' adventures and cruising destinations around the world.

You may browse the article archive by Flying Fish edition and cruising area, or search it by keywords (e.g. article title, author name or place), using the dropdowns below. If browsing by edition you will be able to download a .pdf of the entire edition where one exists. Please note that we are still working on digitising past copies of Flying Fish and not all articles and editions are currently available in downloadable .pdf format. If you’re planning to write an article for a future Flying Fish, please click here for guidelines.

Articles in Flying Fish 2019-1

Officers  1
Contents  2
Editorial Editor3
Awards  5
Sending Submissions to Flying Fish Editor24
Vigo to Virginia: Seamogs and the Prudent Mariners James McCaughan27
Is there life on the other side? Misty Fitch39
The Warmest of Welcomes: Cruising the East Coast of the USA Jonathan Lloyd, Roving Rear Commodore45
New Zealand to South Africa: My OCC Youth Sponsorship passage Cian Mullee56
From the galley of... Tim Bridgen, Daria Blackwell, Mitsy Fitch and Jenny Crickmore-Thompson61
Singlehanding home James Tomlinson62
Cruising the Northern Coast of Greece Mike and Helen Norris73
Sailing Paradise: Crossing the Caribbean Sea Helena Klocke87
Sailing the Ring of Fire, Part 1 Andy & Sue Warman, Roving Rear Commodores93
Book reviews OCC Reviewers109
Book Review - Greek Waters Pilot Rod and Lucinda Heikell109
Book Review - Sail Away Nicola Rodriguez110
Book Review-Happy Hooking: The Art of Anchoring Alex Blackwell and Daria Blackwell,111
Book Review - The Schooner Maggie B Frank Blair113
Lydia Across the Indian Ocean Donald Begg117
The Rise of a Phoenix Rhys Walters125
The Baltic: Stockholm to St Petersburg Ernie Godshalk, Roving Rear Commodore, and Ann Noble-Kiley139
Three thousand miles for a pint! David Burall151
Chasing Glaciers: A cruise through British Columbia and South East Alaska Angela Lilienthal & Clive Woodman159
Obituaries & Appreciations Editor173
Advertisers in Flying Fish Editor195
Advertisements Rates Advertising Manager196