2nd Mate Flynn

June 20, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 20, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

Happy Father’s Day from the Training Ship Golden Bear!...

View from Starboard side

June 19, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 19, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

This morning we sailed past the Big Island....

Juneteenth flag

Juneteenth, Freedom Day

Jun 18, 2021

156 years ago, on June 19, 1865, enslaved African Americans in Galveston, Texas, learned from Union soldiers that they were free -- more than two years after Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation....

Cadets with mooring lines

June 18, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 18, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

We are sailing around the Hawaiian Islands today....

TSGB Passing Honolulu

June 17, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 17, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

Aloha! Today is the day we arrive in the Hawaiian Islands!...

Cadets with rope

June 16, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 16, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

Today we are less than 24 hours away from seeing land. The excitement can be seen throughout the ship, there is a smile on almost everyone’s face....

Cadets enjoy BBQ

June 15, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 15, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

The BBQ last night went very well and the morale for everyone was at an all-time high....

Cadets fill out MEOD logs

June 14, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 14, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

We are just a few days away from entering the warm waters that surround Hawaii....

Cadets with mahi-mahi

June 13, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 13, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

We are four days away from Hawaii and everyone is happy to be close to the islands....

Cadets learn stress management

June 12, 2021 - Follow the Voyage

Jun 12, 2021 | By Eric Garrard

We are about 1000nm from our destination today and as we get closer we can feel the temperature starting to rise....