Monthly Archives: October 2013

Leg 3 – photo: Clare climbs the rigging!

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31st October 2013 (whew!) – Brioche for breakfast

Our position at 1000 UTC 14.44.5S 34.47.9WStill heading south west, roughly parallel with the Brazilian coast, making good progress towards Rio. Jim here again with my thoughts on life aboard… For the majority of the last 24 hours, Elinca has made good … Continue reading

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Leg 3 – photo’s: The crew catch some flying fish!

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All Hallows Eve – 31st OCTOBER 2013

Dear Blog readers – King Neptune on his return will need to make sure this lowly blog editor is severely admonished. It was my mum’s 82nd birthday yesterday so how on earth I managed such a mega typo – who … Continue reading

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Leg 3 – photo’s! A happy crew!!

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30th August 2013 – milk shortages, a secret hoarder, frozen coffee and complaints about seawater the temperature of lukewarm tea

Our current location is 12 20.04S 33 30.62W and the plan for the next 24hrs is to continue on our course of roughly 215degrees towards Rio (all being well and the helm keeps going straight). It’s hot.  So hot, in daylight … Continue reading

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Leg 2 video is finally here……

So i’ve been waiting with bated breath for the last 10 days, waiting for a memory stick to arrive from Elinca which they posted in the Cape Verdes. Finally….it’s arrived!!! So today i give you, Leg 2-the video! Stay tuned … Continue reading

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