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Peter & Aideen

Hi we are husband and wife Peter Moeller (German) and Aideen Henry (Irish). Together we have sailed Petima all over the World. We have been cruising and living onboard full time for 20 years. We have circumnavigated and some!

Peter is a commercial diver, professional wooden boat builder and general alround handeyman. Born in Hamburg Germany he has been sailing all his life.

Aideen was born on the West Coast of Ireland. Has spent most of her life travelling. Lived in Australia for 8 years where she learnt to sail and has been cruising full time for the past 16 years.



Cruising History

1994 - 1999

Baltic Sea and Scandanavia

1999 - 2019

Germany to Mediterranean via Inland Waterways

Mediterranean to Canary Islands and Cape Verdes

Trans Atlantic to The Caribbean (Barbados)

Through Caribbean Islands

To East Coast of United States and Canada

Through the 3 Great Lakes to Chicago

10 Tonnes Waterways and Mississippi River

New Orleans and Mobile Alabama

Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica

Panama Canal to Ecuador and The Galapagos

Across the Pacific to French Polynesia

New Caledonia, Fiji, New Zealand, Australia, PNG to Micronesia and Palau

Philippines and Hong Kong

Malaysia Borneo and Brunei

Singapore, Western Malaysia and Thailand

Indonesia to Cocos Keelinng

Rodriquez, Mauritius and Reunion Island

Madagascar, Mayotte and The Comors

Tansania to South Africa

Namibia to Saint Helena

South Atlantic to Brazil (Angra dos Reis)

Uruguay, Rio del Plata and the Uruguay River

Argentina - Buenos Aires to Ushuaia

Patagonia Chile (Beagle Channel + Magellan Straits)

Chile to Ecuador

Panama Canal

Honduras, Guatemala and Belize

Caymans, Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti, Turks and Caicos

The Bahamas

North Atlantic to The Azores

2020 -2021

Madeira, Porto Santo

Canary Islands

Madeira and Porto Santo


Petima was the first yacht to cross the North Atlantic been pulled by a Parachute.

See Yacht Magazine July 2001

Multihull World Magazine Nov/Dec 2011

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