INSIDE SCOOP with Team Manager, Frans Loots
INSIDE SCOOP with Team Manager, Frans Loot. We talk windvane, hull cleaning, rigging, and sails for the Southern Ocean. Over the past few days, we
Radio chat with Jeremy 12.11.2011
A radio chat with Jeremy. Kirsten was also on the call and the two of them had another conversation after we got all the messages
Radio chat with Jeremy bagshaw – 10.11.2022
Jeremy is enjoying celestial navigation, staying determined, and looking forward to getting to the southern ocean as soon as possible. We have another chance to
Radio chat with Jeremy 2.11.2022
Jeremy is coming into Cape Town as part of the race rules to do a film drop (although he has been experiencing issues with his
19 June 13:38 – Pigeons and statues
As the saying goes, some days you’re the pigeon and some days you’re the statue! Today is definitely a statue kind of day! We’re thumping
17 June – Horta-lotta-ups-and-downs
I was feeling a bit despondent yesterday with the thought of total calm today and then a walloping on the way into Horta but, although
15 June: So near and yet so far?
Overnight the wind just disappeared and left us wallowing. Déja vu all over again? So it’s me and Olleanna racing thousands of bluebottle type floating
13 June – 09:10 EAST!
The good news for me is that from around midnight, local time, the wind started to veer into the SE and then to the S.
Friday, 10 June 12h00 UTC
It’s very seldom that a sailor is able to just point his boat at the place he wants to sail to and arrive there by
7 June – On moving North
One thing that happens as one spends time at sea, is that one becomes far more aware of, and in tune with the sky, the