A Day in the Life of an Atlantic Crossing

There is much to write about in my latest Atlantic Passage. We had full leaks, big seas, high winds and of course, the ever ubiquitous operator snafus. This post will go through a typical day, then address the issues that sprang up and how we dealt with them, in subsequent posts. A Typical Day 03:35 hours,Continue reading “A Day in the Life of an Atlantic Crossing”

Ice, Ice and More Ice: My Days on Ice Island T3

Looking at today’s North Atlantic Ice situation in preparation for our journey across the Atlantic, it seems there is too much ice to take the great circle route to northern Europe.  For Dauntless, the only real danger is sinking and the only real way to sink it to hit or get hit by something, beContinue reading “Ice, Ice and More Ice: My Days on Ice Island T3”