Ted return home yesterday! Edward Vickery will remain forever engraved in my memory and on Lolita’s record. I remember receiving him in Portimão, a kid with short hair and very pale lol Almost 10 weeks later and 3,981.4 nautical miles navigated he showed himself to be a person with excellent qualities, both, as a sailor […]
Statistics Sailed miles – 2.156 nm (3.993 km) Engine miles (without wind 29/11/2018) – 40 nm (74 km) Sailing miles – 2.116 nm (3.918 km) Maximum speed – 13 knots (24 km / h) surfing Maximum wind speed – 40 knots (74 km / h) Average ride – 5,99 knots (11.09 km / h) Engine […]
We are ready to leave with the new crew for Martinique. From the formation that came from Portimão we keep Ted and enters Cristina, Spanish sailor. Also enter the couple Maria and Arkadiusz, Poles. During these days we know better the island of São Vicente and Santa Antão. Turist 🙂 São Vicente is a very […]
Today Javi returned home. After a month on board with us this man left his mark, for his commitment, character and camaraderie. What a committed sailor! I will not forget the excellent moments we had on board and hope to see you on board again soon. All the best my friend and fair winds.
Statistics Sailed miles – 889 nm (1,645 km) Engine miles (without wind 29/10/2018) – 40 nm (74 km) Sailing miles – 849 nm (1,571 km) Maximum speed – 14 knots (26 km / h) surfing Average ride – 6.17 knots (11.43 km / h) Engine hours (charge batteries) – 30 Fuel consumption – 40 l […]
Now the crew is complete, arrived at Lidia and the Hessel. This stop in Las Palmas was important for rest and for minor repairs on Lolita. We took the opportunity to do a check. Out of water took a cosmetic treatment. Yesterday we went to see more of the island. Interesting the dunes to […]
Our stay in Portimão was quiet. The crew was arriving. The first was Ted and the next day Javier, Javi. The passage of Hurricane Leslie through Portugal forced us to delay our departure. Keeping the crew busy is a priority and we have been doing maintenance work that is always needed on a sailboat. Not […]