20 november 2014 - Fairtransport
DATE:19112014 GMT:0844 POS:41 20 N,10 W COG:155 SOG:5.5
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
Last night with little wind and a high swell from the North we made little progress going South. This morning the wind veered to the North East and picked up a little. We making 5.5 knots South South East. The wind will veer more this afternoon to the East South East and eventually going South and picking up to force 7 again. Setubal you have to wait a little but we will come!
The NE breeze was already blowing gently during the night. What a wonderful moment to give freedom to our rusty anchor who held us for 48 hours in 25 m deep and let her dry under a warm sun on the cat head. Once we started drifting, lashing the anchor and securing the chain at […]
We are now 21 days at sea. First, we tacked our way out of the Caribbean sea through the Mona Passage. Squalls and sailing full-on by through the first ocean waves. After we sailed close-hauled all the way to the hight of Bermuda. We did see the lights of the lighthouses in the distance and […]
On the 16th of February in Santa Marta, Colombia I stepped into a whole new world called sailing. Everything was new to me. Living with people you don’t know on a boat, ropes, sails, climbing, sailing terms. After preparing the boat we went to Boca Chica, Dominican Republic. In these 9 days, I was getting […]