Brian Thompson's blog
Day 17.7 09 Feb 1730 22N 13W
0730 8 Feb 30 30N 10W
Day 14.3 'Heading Home' 45S 01E
Boat Speed 7.8 knots
280.4 miles behind Groupama's record
70.4 miles ahead of Groupama
6.8 knots boat speed
Yesterday the crew of Banque Populaire V hit an unidentified object whilst doing 37 knots. They have damaged the crash box of the daggerboard and lost approximately 40cm of daggerboard.
0730 2 FEB 39 30S 32 30W
The train has finally pulled out of the station, after we have been waiting around on the platform for three days!
0730 1 Feb Pos 29S 38 30W