8 Juli 2014 - Logbook Tres Hombres
‚-Tres Hombres i una chica¡-
There is a bit less wind power for the moment, tide isn’t all the time with us but lucky there is a lot of girlpower instead: our captain Fieke and our bosun Signe for example. Who said anything about a woman on board…?
We headed a few times to England again, but the longing French coast brings us back on track.
The short sleeps (4 hours)and wakes (4 hours)are starting to feel as the rocking boat, the bunk sleep becomes an experience even scouting-youngsters cant tip. The crew is entertaining with the Caribbean,Bermuda Triangle stories and the loveletters they spell to each other in Danish and DutchEnglish. The big question on board: IS BELGIAN GOING TO PLAY AGAINST HOllAND? Who won their game in Belgium government-wise?
We`re nearly dropping of the fine wine..
as every day the tide is changing, our course over ground is changing, the side where the sails are set is changing, the meals as well. Although something never changed since we left Amsterdam; the motivation expressed from all buddies on board. Yes, it is hard not to sleep well because of the boat bouncing […]
It has been a 48h of tacking in the very agitated sea and sky… With the tide, we came back exactly where we were the day before in a distance of 15 miles straight line. The reality is that we needed so many little straight lines to reach this 15 miles further south. The explanation […]
So here we are, back in Amsterdam, with an empty cargo hold, preparing for the next trip. Six months have passed since we first left Den Helder on that grey November day. I still remember the steady sound of the tugboat, like a frantic clock rushing us. Soon the time would not matter that much, […]