Hugo - Day #15 ARC Update:
6 v happymenfolk & one v happy girl on board with some fine tradewind sailingFINALLY happening…well, for half aday then it went away again. ‘Bigyellow’ spinnaker billowing with mid Atlantic beautiful blue as the backdrop. Many squalls,1 lightning storm & plenty of doldrums has seen a much slower crossing thancrew expected but spirits are extremely high with good humour, lots of amazingsights, some good sailing, some even greater fishing, good company & hot,yummy meals breaking up our days at sea. Highlights: Fishing -1.33m long heavy Mahi Mahi & a 1m long Barracouta - plenty of yum meals fromthese two. Dolphins,whales & more whales - one just swam alongside us - magnificent Beautifulskies - three double rainbows in a row this morning. read more...