Happy New Year

Where Next?
Bob Williams
Fri 31 Dec 2010 16:39

Noon Position: 23 04.3 S 072 44.7 W
Course: 290 Speed 3 knots
Wind: Southwest F 2 Slight Breeze
Weather: Mostly sunny, warm
Day’s Run: 66 nm


Another slow 24 hours with only 66 miles run. (Now that we are crossing oceans again and not having to report into the Chilean Armada I have reverted to updating Sylph’s blog at noon.) The wind deserted us completed at one this morning and I handed sail to drift until seven when the breeze returned. The breeze is still very light but we are making good three knots. I expect these conditions will continue over the next several days unitl we get a bit further out into the more consistent trades.

I first met Martina about this time last year.

All is well.


"I hate storms, but calms undermine my spirits." -Bernard Moitessier