Day 0: STT-NYC
Tue 13 Nov 2012 18:05
Position 40:37.7N 74:01.87W
COG 162MT SOG 8.7 kt, Wind 354T 10 kt, Barometer 1025 stable
Temperatures: Air 10C, Sea 4.5C
Last 24h Sailed Distance: -- NM
Sailed distance since departure: 8NM
Time since departure: 0d 1h 20m
Average Speed since departure: 8 kt
Intention: sail to St. Thomas
Distance to End on track: 1493 NM - Distance to End on rhumb line: 1417 NM
Detailed Track (50 is the maximum number of point, i.e. once the last point reaches 50, the last point always is 50): http ://share.findmespot.com/shared/faces/viewspots.jsp?glId=0EIVGO9oiEYLjqAfRxhderm34cEEF9dMP
Just left Liberty Landing Marina and sailing in the Ambrose Channel with a favorable current.
Isabel and David are joining me in the journey to warmer water.
Isabel just come back from playing Squash at the 2012 Juegos Deportives Nacionales of Colombia.
She won several metal (NOT medals) for individual and double.
She is also about to complete her PhD in EE from Brown University.
Her husband David just got his PhD also from Brown and he is about to start a PostDoc position in
They both are anxious to learn about the physics of sail but mostly to have some good Mahi-Mahi with Pinot Grigio in the middle of the Atlantic.