2 January 2015 - Logbook Tres Hombres
For all a happy new year and best wishes for 2015. We are 8 days at sea and as the wind keeps blowing like this we will make it to Barbados in 12 days. We all celebrated the start of the new year at around 1800 while it was still light on deck. With a glass of rum punch in our hands we made a countdown from 10 to 0. We had some great food! Then the music started playing from our speakers and all had a dance on our cargo hatch till it became to dark.
ps. Know that the Tres Hombres is a dry ship at sea. But at special occasions the captain can decide to have a glass of rum.
And this toast is for the people back home that love us all dear.
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, […]