In the Trades

L'Esprit de la Mer
Dr Chris Bates
Mon 12 May 2014 00:18
29 21 54 S 17816 53 E
We crossed 30 degrees  south at midnight and the wind picked up from the south east and it became warmer. Now making 7knt towards Minera reef. Penny baked bread this morning . Two other yachts hae contacted us in the last hour both making for the reef .We hae one in sight but are rapidly oertaking him . Conditions good and spirits high