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Thursday January 1 1970 Author: Location: none selected

Amory Ross on the VOR: Puma heading east again

PUMA Ocean Racing powered by BERG’s easterly progress has resumed.

Puma's Amory Ross on the VOR: Keep the faith

Don’t lose the faith. Don’t lose the faith, no matter what. That’s been the message around here.

Puma's Amory Ross on the VOR: Land-ho

Today we get off the boat. It may seem like a minor step towards our return to Cape Town, but it has taken an incredible effort for us just to get this far.

Puma's Amory Ross on the VOR: Next stop land

Yesterday was a tough one in a lot of ways. It was a day I think we all knew was coming, but that didn’t make it any easier.

Puma's Amory Ross on the VOR: Thanksgiving

Today is Thanksgiving in the US of A – a holiday for family, food, drink, and giving thanks – and while there are only three Yanks on PUMA’s mighty Mar Mostro, the 11 of us are a

Puma's Amory Ross: Diesel life-saver

We were dehydrated of diesel, sucking on fumes.

Puma's Amory Ross on the VOR: Post-dismasting

They say it’s not an adventure until something goes wrong.

Puma's Amory Ross on the VOR: South Atlantic isolation

What’s happening world? It’s amazing how isolated we are and how little information reaches the boat.

Puma's Amory Ross on the VOR: Business as usual

Were it not for the almost constant talk of Cape Town delights I’d say life is as usual out here, only a bit more determined, a bit more focused.


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