Sailors BBQ on the beach

New page on foodNieuwe pagina over het eten aan boord

So there is a new page on the food on board of the Tecla. We have not yet started working...

sailing into the sunset

A South African welcome with pinguinsEen Zuid Afrikaans welkom met pinguins

During the last few days of our South Atlantic crossing we lost our airtime so we could not update the...

Tecla stores in Salvador

Drive through SalvadorRitje door Salvador

The Tecla is currently in Salvador, Brazil. We arrived on the 9th in the evening and are getting ready to...

Beautiful weather, still some wind. Real ocean sailing 26-2-2013Geweldig mooi weer, nog steeds wind en echt oceaan zeilen 26-2-2013

Beautiful weather, still some wind. Real ocean sailing 26-2-2013Geweldig mooi weer, nog steeds wind en echt oceaan zeilen 26-2-2013

With so many things going on during this crossing there are so many things that just did not get mentioned...

Cruising around the Cape Verde Islands – 13-2-2013 19:20 local timeZeilen rond de Kaapverdische Eilanden 13-2-2013 19:20 local time

Cruising around the Cape Verde Islands – 13-2-2013 19:20 local timeZeilen rond de Kaapverdische Eilanden 13-2-2013 19:20 local time

We have been cruising around the Cape Verde Islands for the last 3 days. Tarrafal on Soa Nicolau was our...

Sailing to Sao Nicolau – 10-02-2013 19:12 local timeZeilen naar Sao Nicolau – 10-02-2013 19:12 local time

Sailing to Sao Nicolau – 10-02-2013 19:12 local timeZeilen naar Sao Nicolau – 10-02-2013 19:12 local time

This morning we set sail towards Sao Nicolau, one of the other islands of the Cape Verde group. It is...

Cabo Verde – 10-02-2013 01:32 UTC – ON SAL!Cabo Verde – 10-02-2013 01:32 UTC – OP SAL!

Cabo Verde – 10-02-2013 01:32 UTC – ON SAL!Cabo Verde – 10-02-2013 01:32 UTC – OP SAL!

Today we arrived on Sal, most North East Island of the Cabo Verde group. The wind had picked up during...

Sahara sand and sailing 25’17.3N 018’53.9W 18:31 UTC 6.4 knots and 651NM to Santiago (yesterday was to Sal)188 NM from La GomeraSahara zand en zeilen 25’17.3N 018’53.9W 18:31 UTC 6.4 knots and 651NM to Santiago (yesterday was to Sal)188 NM van La Gomera

Sahara sand and sailing 25’17.3N 018’53.9W 18:31 UTC 6.4 knots and 651NM to Santiago (yesterday was to Sal)188 NM from La GomeraSahara zand en zeilen 25’17.3N 018’53.9W 18:31 UTC 6.4 knots and 651NM to Santiago (yesterday was to Sal)188 NM van La Gomera

We have been sailing since 00:00 last night. The wind picked up from the north east and we set the...

Parasol on the aft – 27’40.8N 017’33.3W 6,2 knots – 711 NMParasol op het achterdek – 27’40.8N 017’33.3W 6,2 knopen – 711 NM

Parasol on the aft – 27’40.8N 017’33.3W 6,2 knots – 711 NMParasol op het achterdek – 27’40.8N 017’33.3W 6,2 knopen – 711 NM

The next leg of our world circumnavigation has now really started! We have left La Gomera this morning after some...

gijs in the sail

Possible sponsorship for 2 youngsters

The Tecla is in the rare opportunity to offer a sponsorship for two youngsters up to €800 during the trip...