Swimming in the Blue Wet Stuff – Day 5

Current position as of 0000 UTC July 10 is 29°16’N 157°24’W Current Heading: 10°M Total distance made good (DMG) = 472 nm DMG last 24hrs (0000UTC-0000UTC) = 50 nm Engine hours = 0 Avg true wind speed (TWS) = 4 kts Avg speed over the ground (SOG) = 2.9 kts Avg swells = 2 ft […]

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The Peaceful Pacific

Current position as of 0000 UTC July 09 is 28°25’N 157°23’W Current Heading: 350°M Total distance made good (DMG) = 422 nm DMG last 24hrs (0000UTC-0000UTC) = 58 nm Engine hours = 0 Avg true wind speed (TWS) = 4.8 kts Avg speed over the ground (SOG) = 2.2 kts Avg swells = 2 ft […]

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Day 3 ahead of pack

Current position as of 0000 UTC July 08 is 27°27’N 157°18’W Current Heading: 10°M Total distance made good (DMG) = 364 nm DMG last 24hrs (0000UTC-0000UTC) = 97 nm Engine hours = 2.5 Avg true wind speed (TWS) = 5.5 kts Avg speed over the ground (SOG) = 4 kts Avg swells = 2 ft […]

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Fish is ON!

Current position as of 0000 UTC July 07 is 25°46’ N 157°40’ W Current Heading: 350°T Total distance made good (DMG) = 267 nm DMG last 24hrs (0000UTC-0000UTC) = 135 nm Engine hours = 0 Avg true wind speed (TWS) = 10 kts Avg speed over the ground (SOG) = 5.6 kts Avg swells = […]

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Day 1 A good start to the passage

Current position as of 0000 UTC July 06 is 23°41’ N 158°14’ W Current Heading: 0°T Total distance made good (DMG) = 132 nm DMG last 24hrs (0000UTC-0000UTC) = 132 nm Engine hours = 1.5 Avg true wind speed (TWS) = 9.4 kts Avg speed over the ground (SOG) = 5.7 kts Avg swells = […]

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Today it is real

It is time to raise the anchor, we can’t delay leaving paradise any longer.  Today we set off, just the two of us for another 20-30 days at sea. This time we are accompanied by Varuna and our trusty windvane Dan, we will keep up with daily blog updates for you all and a picture […]

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