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    Jan 22, 2011 @ 13:53

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  2. Fabian
    Jan 22, 2011 @ 14:12

    January 23 @ 15:45


  3. Peter Lindroos
    Jan 22, 2011 @ 17:21

    22.2.2011 kl. 11.11 UTC


  4. Peter Gustafsson
    Jan 23, 2011 @ 10:57

    The first 12 hours…..
    Received from Brian at 7:30 am 23/1/2011

    Hope all good; this is a French keyboard and some of the keys are in different places to a QWERTY keyboard, so excuse the spelling…

    Yesterday was a great start, beautiful dawn departure from the Brest harbour in light winds, just like going for one of our many training sails, except for the crowd on the dock to see us off, and Ice on the deck reminded us it was still winter.

    Having no engine we were expertly pulled off the dock with 4 RIBS and then towed out of the Bay by our biggest RIB. After hoisting the main it was a short sail of an hour to the startling through the Chenal du Four.

    As we approached the line the wind dropped from 15 to 6 knots, this was not looking like a spectacular start. Fortunately and hopefully as a sign, the wind picked up just as we crossed the line at 11.11.45, the voice of the official timekeeper on Le Creac,h lighthouse, telling us we were off, and thqt wqe needed to be back by dinnertime on the 11th of March…..good to know..

    Once past Ushant the wind returned and we started to hit the average speed we need round the world, 25 knots. The sun was out and the seas were flat. I managed to grab a couple of hours sleep.

    By the night the wind was up to 30 knots with a short, steep sea, and is now touching 40 as we sweep past Cape Finisterre. We have changed right down to 2 reefs and the genoa but its hard to keep a steady speed in the low 30s, top speed 45 knots, but that,s not somewhere we want to stay very long.. A few stuffs of the bow made sleep a little hard to find, so glad of catching some zzs earlier. Now on standby 4 till 8 before next on watch until 12

    All good on the maxi BPV and we seem to be outpacing our routing so that’s all good.



  5. Peter Gustafsson
    Jan 23, 2011 @ 16:32

    717 sjömil på första dygnet… då är man i höjd med Lissabon. Här går det undan!


  6. JIMMY
    Jan 23, 2011 @ 20:16



  7. Dennis K
    Jan 24, 2011 @ 12:01

    6:e Februari 08.45 UTC. Gissar att dom går runt på 46 dygn 2 tim 28 min.


  8. Pelle P
    Jan 24, 2011 @ 13:43

    20110203 kl 15.00
    Totaltid 46dygn och 12tim


  9. Peter Gustafsson
    Jan 25, 2011 @ 16:21

    Insåg att det blev väl komplext. Låt oss gissa på hur lång tid det tar runt i stället!!!


  10. Erik Barkefors
    Jan 25, 2011 @ 16:30

    45 dygn 02 timmar 37 minuter


  11. fills
    Jan 25, 2011 @ 16:42



  12. Tomas Ohlson
    Jan 25, 2011 @ 16:59



  13. f424
    Jan 25, 2011 @ 17:16

    47d2h11 min


  14. Sebastian Christenso
    Jan 25, 2011 @ 17:33

    44d 18h 45min


  15. Johan
    Jan 25, 2011 @ 22:33

    Jag tror inte de klår rekordet, men kommer nära… 49 dygn exakt


  16. Stefan A
    Jan 25, 2011 @ 22:39

    46d 8h 15 min


  17. Öresund Regatta, AN
    Feb 6, 2011 @ 17:11


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