9 août 2021 - Logbook Tres Hombres
Going away from TSS, platforms, windmills. Some cargo here and there, some calls, and all traffic goes smooth.
We crossed our paths with bark Europa and Avontuur before, great to see those ships under sail far from the coast, courageous crew jumping on uncomfortable waves.
The Royal is on holiday and the Main as well for the night. The rolling of the waves was tiring for the crew on deck. Keeping stability on legs, and in bed to fight against movement caused by the high messy swell is not easy.
Time for the trainees who are not used to live on a ship like this to appreciate the luxury, which is waiting for them, at the on-land home. Tomorrow will be more quiet.
The images are gorgeous between sunlight. Sun rays are pushing through the clouds, rainbows and orange oil jackets, maneuvers, and routine tasks during the night under red headlight.
Well catching up on the schedule yeah!
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, […]