Posts by: Jannette Sluik

Another Sunday at sea

47’56.9S 054’31.1W course 203′ speed 6,9kn Well what do Sundays at sea look like? As it goes, we have come.

What a difference a day makes

What a difference a day makes

45’50’5S 052’22.5W course 230′ speed 4,0 Last night we were enjoying a beautiful breeze, down wind run, increasing winds, so.

Wildlife day

Wildlife day

44’02.4S 051’07.2W course 212′ speed 6,8kn Today we have decided it was wildlife day. It started off with some questions...

When the North Wind blows

When the North Wind blows

42’01.2S 049’11.0W course 236′ 6,1kn An hour or so before lunch, we ended picking up a breeze again, this time.

Topsails up and go!

Topsails up and go!

40’39.5S 046’47.7W course 245′ speed 5.6 Early this morning the wind picked up… a light breeze filled in and cooled.

Pilot whales and lots of tales

Pilot whales and lots of tales

39’25’6S 044’45.2W course 243′ speed 4,6 This morning we spotted a pod of pilot whales. They were not as interested.

You can’t say we did not try!

You can’t say we did not try!

38’45.1S 043’41.3W course 208′ speed 3,6 This morning started off perfect! The wind had eased like the weather report said,.

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

38’27.9S 043’03.4W course 197′ speed 3,6 First of all, we would like to wish everybody a happy new year from.

Where the big birds soar

Where the big birds soar

38’32.3S 041’57.2W course 293′ speed 5,7 , 30-12-2023 There is something very magical about the albatross. It is said that.

Hitting those roaring forties!

Hitting those roaring forties!

39’23.1S 041’30.7W course 165′ speed 3,7 Our course has once again been directed South and we are closing in on.