Category Archives: Seglingsförberedelser

Bad weather to expect

Katy manage to fix the head sail yesterday it took a great part of that day, hard work well done! The wind picked up so we decided to wait until today to hoist it again. In the mean time the … Continue reading

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More bad news

Yesterday the wind picked up further, soon we was closed hauled in 30 knots of wind, discovering a big tear in the middles of the head sail! Not good, We furled the sail and decided to tack and head direct … Continue reading

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Changing conditions

Weather have been very good, one might say close to excellent, but not any more. I’v been focused on avoiding to be becalmed, and missed to look at the gust forecast. Luckily Kerstin has not. yesterday afternoon she pointed out … Continue reading

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Great speed

From 0800 UTC yesterday to 0800 UTC today we made 200 nM, that is NOT BAD. The fourth day gave 189 nM. Now speed is down to 6 to 7 kn, wind on the quarter 12 to 15 kn hopefully … Continue reading

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Great progress

We have made very good speed the last 24 hours, wind varies between 14 to 20 kn apparent. Autopilot in wind vane mood steering 65 degree towards the wind. Speed touching 9 knots occasionally. Last 24 h we made 191 … Continue reading

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