4 February 2019 – Testing the Water

4 February 2019 – Testing the Water

Ushuaia (ARG) – Puerto Williams (CHL) “It’s deserted. I don’t think there will be celebrations tonight,” Lars reports when he’s back on the boat. He’s defied the strong winds to climb onto the pontoon and assess the situation in the marina and town. It’s New Year’s Eve and we’re in a festive mood, but westerly […]

30 December 2018 – The Furious Fifties

30 December 2018 – The Furious Fifties

Mar del Plata (ARG) – Ushuaia (ARG) “Eh Ivar, can you please wake up? The wind is almost 40 knots now”. Lars is on watch from 01:00 to 04:00am and needs help. The boat’s bumpy movements had already awoken Ivar, so he’s quick to get out of his bunk and into his sailing gear. When […]