7 August 2014 - Logbook Nordlys
Le chantier du Nordlys 4 continue de bien avancer, on a construit un ponton pour acceder a l’arriere qui sera bientot ferme.
Une partie de la lisse babord a ete changer , et toutes les jambettes de pavois pourris sont de nouveaux neuves.On est aller acheter des arbres pour la suite de la renovation, on commence a s’attaquer a la coque, certaines membrures et bordes sont a changer sur tribord …
Soizic le 06 august 2014
We’re currently surfing on long ocean waves, flying through the north Biscay with a 20 knots downwind wind, 2 reefs in the mainsail and all foresails set. With 7 knots speed, dolphins are jumping around us and we are enjoying to finally have some sunshine on board after 2 days of heavy rain, low pressure, […]
This morning, Nordlys passed the Strait of Dover on her way to Santander. It took us 4 days to cross the North Sea from Den Helder, all full and by.The south of England was waiting for us with a warm blue sky and a nice thermical wind which pushed our old lady up to 9 […]
A group of international volunteers carries the restoration works despite harsh winter conditions, making it possible for Nordlys to sail again. In the last days of November, when mornings already called in with a frost, Nordlys returned from her final voyage of 2018. The refit – a repair or re-equipping – was scheduled to start […]