|s/v Florian with her new name on her transom in Maine|
Re-naming your boat isn't required when ownership changes hands, but as Don explained in this post, after lots of consideration, discussion, and thought, we felt pretty strongly that we wanted to change our boat's name to Florian (the Patron Saint of Firefighters).
|Don waving an empty champagne bottle after dousing |
Florian's bow with celebratory bubbly
|Sailing Florian off the coast of Ventura, California|