20 November 2014 - Fairtransport
DATE:19112014 GMT:0844 POS:41 20 N,10 W COG:155 SOG:5.5
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
Last night with little wind and a high swell from the North we made little progress going South. This morning the wind veered to the North East and picked up a little. We making 5.5 knots South South East. The wind will veer more this afternoon to the East South East and eventually going South and picking up to force 7 again. Setubal you have to wait a little but we will come!
We are now 21 days at sea. First, we tacked our way out of the Caribbean sea through the Mona Passage. Squalls and sailing full-on by through the first ocean waves. After we sailed close-hauled all the way to the hight of Bermuda. We did see the lights of the lighthouses in the distance and […]
On the 16th of February in Santa Marta, Colombia I stepped into a whole new world called sailing. Everything was new to me. Living with people you don’t know on a boat, ropes, sails, climbing, sailing terms. After preparing the boat we went to Boca Chica, Dominican Republic. In these 9 days, I was getting […]
Tug; tack, tack, (accidental tack and gybe), tack, tack, tack, tack, etc. Like Tres Hombres’ mission, we sail backwards to go forwards Learning from the past, bracing and making fast 14 days of full-on by, Starling satellites sail through the night sky Engineless, just starlight in our small 32 m world alone in the ocean […]