Captain - Benjamin Roulant
Landing in the Marquesas after 21 days at sea
Definitely dropping anchor in a perfect anchorage after a long journey
Hitting an unidentified floating objet in the middle of a dark night halfway between Tahiti and Noumea, luckily, no damages were done to the boat
“Shine on you Crazy Diamond” Pink Floyd
20kt broad reach, with our two Asymmetrical spinnakers for a total of 5 sails, pushing along at 10 knots
Crew/Hostess - Jessica Nuel
Upwind run on the turquoise water of Ouvea (NC) welcomed by 3 Manta rays
Waking up in a different anchorage every morning and thinking about where the wind will blow us next.
Snapping our forestay on our way back from Noumea to Syd at Day 2 of the passage. Ending up changing our route to South Port in the Gold Coast to stay downwind and finish the trip with the mast up! Mission accomplished!
"Chan Chan" Buena Vista
Square run with headsail poled out
Owner - Steve Capell
Winning the Sydney-Noumea 1000 mile race.
dropping anchor in a remote atoll and enjoying a glass while swinging in a hammock on deck.
having to do an emergency tack in a force 10 storm when on a collision course with a container ship that refused to give way. Power gives way to sail out at sea!
Anthem, Leonard Cohen. "There's a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in"
Beam reach with 5 sails up!