27 mars 2015 - Fairtransport
DATE: 26-3 GMT:23.24 POS:27.07 N,61.22 W COG:010 SOG:7 kn
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
WIND SPD:4-5 Bf
As the high pressure is being pushed to the east by a cyclone coming from the west,
For us the wind is veering from east-north-east to south-easterlies.
For the moment we can make a course east from north.
We´re expecting the wind to veer to south-west with the approaching low pressure
and start making a good progress.
Since it is still about 1700 miles to go till the Acores, we are all happy with the weather to come.
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 […]
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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, […]