21-May-13 CalypSol dodged the Big Slow Midwest Storm System and reached Chester, Il
Home Town of Popeye!
21-Aug-12 Watch a13min video of the first segment of the CalypSol voyage which started on June 22 in Summit, IL and ended up in Grafton, IL on July 22, 2012.
The CalypSol Group is grieving the loss of their good friend Marian. In his memory, a red and white ribbon, representing the colors of his native country Poland, was attached to the mast of the CalypSol for the duration of the voyage.
19-May-13 The CalypSol is docked for a day of rest and housekeeping at the Hoppies Marina in Kimmswick, MO. All going well, Mississippi River flowing at a 8 knots surface speed! Expecting thunderstorms in the next few days. Website may not be updated on a daily basis. Greetings from co-navigator Jean Villard to his folk in Switzerland! Stand-by for future updates! Ray
18-May-13 CalypSol passing in St Louis, MO in front of the Arch, the "Gateway to the West"