8 juni 2016 - Fairtransport
DATE:06-06 GMT:21.45 POS:16.36 N,33.46 W COG:270 SOG:7 kn
The rhythm of the ocean.
The steady trade wind and the constant swell.
Run the watches, steer the boat, wash the deck, do the dishes, clean the galley,
Bring out the fishing line in the morning and take her in at sunset.
Maintenance on the boat during the day, conversation about life in the night.
A colorful togetherness surrounded by bleu.
And so the days pass by…
Tres Hombres on her way to the West-Indies.
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
WIND DIR & SPD:ENE 3/4 Bf
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 […]
as every day the tide is changing, our course over ground is changing, the side where the sails are set is changing, the meals as well. Although something never changed since we left Amsterdam; the motivation expressed from all buddies on board. Yes, it is hard not to sleep well because of the boat bouncing […]
It has been a 48h of tacking in the very agitated sea and sky… With the tide, we came back exactly where we were the day before in a distance of 15 miles straight line. The reality is that we needed so many little straight lines to reach this 15 miles further south. The explanation […]