31 May Leaving Nuku Hiva

Tue 2 Jun 2009 13:47
08:54.9s 140:06.0 w
Upanchor, after a surprising number of last minute jobs, and swims. Out into a rather bumpy ocean, with of course the wind right on our nose and blowing 21 kts!
Steady beat down, not very fast at times as the seas are very shoort and confused, LB having a hard time keeping going until I figure out to free her off a bit.it means we are not pointing where we need to go, but we are going FAST, well relativly.