Crossing the line – Saint Lucia welcomes Sea Child after a ten year circumnavigation. 08/12/2018
Almost ten years to the day, since they sailed out of Rodney Bay, Eric and Tamara Barto of Sea Child have crossed their original starting line to become circumnavigators as they sailed back into Rodney Bay at around 8:15am today (Sat 8 December).It was an emotional moment as the American couple, sailing with their son Carter and friend Michael Lawson, docked at Rodney Bay Marina. “It feels amazing to be here in Saint Lucia. The whole experience has been an adrenaline rush” said Tamara. “We have just crossed our original start longitude, and sailed mile 45,000” she continued, before commenting on the crossing. “We’ve never crossed an ocean like that, it certainly isn’t the Pacific! The waves on the north Atlantic were a lot bigger than we thought they would be. We’ve sailed big ocean... Click here for more info..