Éowyn is still
alongside in Le Phare Bleu Marina, Grenada in position
Chris managed to get onboard
Eowyn a few days ago as her back injury has improved with acupuncture
We met Silke Zimmerman and
Gerry Bryant from Scipio in Port Louis. The had just crossed the Atlantic and
their 3rd crew, Gloria Pullan was with them. Because of some confusion with
dates, Gloria was left high & dry after the others were to fly home, so we
offered her a bed on Eowyn for 4 days.
In the meantime we were
scouting around for crew to St Lucia to relieve the pressure on Chris. We were
contacted by young German couple, Michael & Stephanie who will sail at
least to St Lucia where they hope to crew on a yacht travelling to the Pacific.
Here is the website of our new crew http://quersegler.wordpress.com They
write a little more than me (not difficult) but the text is in German of
We set off tomorrow, the 27th
and take 3 days to give Chris an easy passage Northwards. We may get to Rodney
Bay before New Year and will stay about 10 days. We plan to anchor in Chatham
Bay, Union Island tomorrow night.