I dont think anyone of the sailors would disagree with me saying that, that
We’ve spent the last 2 weeks training in preparation for the Solo Figaro Massif Marine 2012, the first event of the season.
For the first time in two weeks weves een our average speed drop below 10knots. We have sailed into an area of high pressure which mean the wind has dropped and the sun has come out.
3 weeks at sea in leg 2 of the Global Ocean race and we are still making good miles to wards wellington.
We are now reaching over the top of the final security gate, set so that we are within reach of the Australian rescue services if need be.
Fifteen days into leg 2 of the Global Ocean Race and we have just passed the half way stage.
The front thats been tormenting us for the past 4 days, finally passed over us at daybreak this morning.
Passing the ice gate and heading south!