On Passage - Canal de la Beata

Mark & Sue Owen
Thu 2 May 2013 19:55
17:39.10N 71:31.63W

All is well on board as we continue to make progress east. The first 24 hours saw us making slow miles tacking into light head winds, which dropped off further such that we needed to motorsail through the night and the positive counter-current along the south coast of Hispaniola has been very welcome indeed. However, this morning the winds have filled in from the south and we are making much better progress under sail