Re: Cruise to Chile
Martin A. Flynn (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fri, 29 Aug 1997 00:04:00 +0000
At 08:02 PM 8/27/97 +0000, you wrote:
>Jim Thrall wrote:
> As farfetched as it would sound, a cruise to Chile for world Jamboree is
> possible. <snip>
> Currently, I know of only a half dozen or so
> vessels capable of making the trip that are in the program on the West
> Coast. SSC Morris (125') should be ready for that voyage and she can
> hold 40+. SSS Vanguard (95') currently holds 21 comfortably and can
> hold more.
>Bill Sills III wrote:
>However, the crew was not all aboard for the entire trip. The kids
>traded off and were only on for limited segments. More kids were able to
>participate and the leaders burden wasn't too onerous!
Jim & Bill have presented solutions to some of the issues. One of my
employers food service contractors recently supplied free food for a charity
event for 300+ people. The company in question does this for several other
charities each year. This approach might defer some the food costs.
Any other thoughts on the logistical problems?
Martin A. Flynn - CR
Sea Scout Ship 243, BSA
Watchung Area Council / NJ