4 April 2015 - Fairtransport
DATE:03-04 GMT:22.45 POS:37.42 N,38.31 W COG:75 SOG:9 kn
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
WIND SPD:6 Bf
SEA STATE: moderate (nice swell)
Today we had a low pressure from the book.
The cold front passed this morning,
The wind backed to the North-West
A fresh breeze with some squalls,
The ocean swell is building up,
Good ship Tres Hombres with a happy crew
is flying over the enormous sea,
Homebound with a loaded hold.
Life on Tres Hombres has been an experience and a half! After a few years where we all had a life constraining effect from corona and a chance meeting with an old friend who had sailed on Tres Hombres previously my heart was set on an adventure. A sailing trip from Amsterdam to Les Sables […]
LOCATION NOTES: Den Helder: for those who have been around Tres Hombres since her early days, this name will ring more than one bell and recall many memories. It is a town in Noord Holland which faces the island of Texel and looks over the Wadden Zee, with its place in the maritime history of […]
MEET OUR TRAINEE ARCO Age: 60 Nationality: DUTCH Position onboard: TRAINEE Former occupation on land (aka how do you keep yourself busy when you are not sailing)? I am a father of two. I work as occupational health physician, insurance physician, and an instituutsopleider at the Radboud University in Nijmegen (e.g. training new medical specialists). I also volunteer for the local GroenLinks political party, […]