23 février 2016 - Fairtransport
DATE: 22-02-16 GMT:1200 POS:32º24′ N,44º59′ W COG: 130º SOG:7 kts
Working on our main to sail full and by again is our main occupation this days.
Everyday the temperature is little lower, good to know we get closer to Europe.
Where you guys are waiting for us in the cold winter since months.
No more flying fish around us, but many ‘Portuguese Man Of War’.
A purple jellyfish, floating with a sail on his back.
A dangerous beauty, who can kill a man in a second, if you touch it.
We can observe some Gulls since yesterday also.
Running out of fish hook, the Tunas don’t have to be worry.
Wave after wave Tres Hombres do his way to east
Wish a good week.
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
WIND SPD:15 kts
SEA STATE:calm to moderate, little long swell from west
AIR PRES:1024 hPa
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, […]