Back-To-Back Transatlantics Voyage 2016 Day's Run

Day’s Run – 11 June, 2016

We continued to sail slowly through the night along the Iberian coast. This provided a great opportunity to drill in sail handling at night and the watches ran through the preparations for squall response in getting all of the sail in aft and the getting in the ‘kites’. A square rigger’s safest point of sail […]

Day's Run Transatlantic Voyage 2015

Day’s Run – 11 February, 2016

The trade winds continue to blow fresh, even boisterous. We have wind and current in our favour and the ship is surging along, surfing down the waves with white-caps and flying fish scattered all around. New hands continued with their splicing practice in the afternoon, and the celestial navigation classes got as far as calculating […]