SV SONDER & The Debris Dreamers

The Crew

Dave, Jen, Bailey, Charley, and Willy (the cat), are a family living on their sailboat on the hunt for new adventures and new shores. They value curiosity, embrace spontaneity, and foster a deep appreciation for the beauty of nature and the excitement of new adventures.

This bunch loves to explore new places, cultures, landscapes, and customs. And, they definitely love a great beach!

The Sailboat


Model – Beneteau Oceanis 473

Hull / Rigg: Monohull / Sloop

Home Port – Portland, Maine (USA)

Length / Beam – 47′ / 14’2

Built – 2002

Material – Fiberglass

Motivation to join the recycling fleet

“We look to make a positive environmental impact no matter how small. By joining the fleet, we are excited to work with like-minded individuals in raising awareness of plastic pollution and helping others to see the opportunities to contribute to a more sustainable future.”

Group 5

Currently cruising in the general area of


"Our Recycling Superpower? Seeing potential in every piece of ocean debris."

The Fleet Members