16 November 2014 - Fairtransport
DATE:16112014 GMT:0859 POS:4703 N, 00854 W COG:185 SOG:8.5
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
Sunshine in a deep low. Yesterday afternoon the wind changed from the South to the West Northwest this means veering winds. With clear skies we tacked ship to the other bow. We sailing now on Starboard tack sailing South beam reach and fast with speeds up to 10 knots in gusts of wind. Ship is doing well as the crew steers her through the waves.
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, […]