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Day's Run World Voyage 7

Day’s Run – 31 January, 2019

Here at midday, the Picton Castle is bowling along towards a spot about 80 miles south of Madagascar where we will fall off and turn more westerly to cross the Mozambique Channel to make the coast of South Africa near the city of Durban. From there if all goes well we pick up the Agulhas […]

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Day's Run Westward Bound

Day’s Run – December 29

DATE: Dec 29th, 2014 BOUND FROM: Reunion Island, France, Indian Ocean TOWARDS: Cape Town, South Africa, Atlantic Ocean TIME ZONE: GMT +3 NOON POSITION: 34°14.7’S /025°46.1’E DAYS RUN: 162 nm PASSAGE DISTANCE RUN: 1,829 nm DISTANCE REMAINING: 420 nm WIND: Wind Force 4-5, SxE WEATHER: Fair, 7/8 cloud, visibility very good, barometer 1021 millibars and […]

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Day's Run Westward Bound

Day’s Run – December 27

BOUND FROM: Reunion Island, France, Indian Ocean TOWARDS: Cape Town, South Africa, Atlantic Ocean TIME ZONE: GMT +3 NOON POSITION: 30°56.1’S /031°36.5’E DAYS RUN: 140nm PASSAGE DISTANCE RUN: 1,457nm DISTANCE REMAINING: 789nm WIND: Wind Force 5, NExE WEATHER: fair, overcast, visibility very good, barometer 1017 millibars and falling slowly SWELL HEIGHT & DIRECTION: Easterly, 3m […]