Another night a bit colder than expected but with amazing stars and moon rise to keep us entertained. This morning we changed our auto helm to wind angle to see if we could eek out a little more speed. This morning the sun was shining the whole team was in great spirits and we had the music cranking for a while. At breakfast we watched the “400 miles to go” milestone pass.
Around mid-morning Martin put his line out and we snagged a fish which after a heroic fight broke free before he was able to land it. This has spurred on the other two fishermen in our crew to get their lures in the water and now we will wait to see who gets first honours! (hopefully soon as our citrus fruit is passed its best) From the position report it looks like there are six other boats – one still in Las Palmas and two ahead of us that we might be able to catch…. Lets see..