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Topic Review (Newest First)
11-08-2008 01:52 AM
retclt What a trip!

Would you do it again Simon?

Thanks for sharing!
11-06-2008 09:46 PM
sailhog Well done, Captain Simon! Truly enjoyed following your epic journey, as did everyone else. Get more pictures up at your earliest convenience.
The very best to you!
11-05-2008 10:17 AM
CharlieCobra Simon, I would imagine that the biggest enemy would be boredom out there. That and trying to keep an interesting diet. Was there anything that took you by surprise about the boat or the passage?
11-04-2008 10:40 PM
Faster Beautiful pictures, Simon, that was one hell of a trip you did there, memories for a lifetime, I'm sure.

Keep 'em comin'!
11-04-2008 06:55 PM
craigtoo Thanks Simon.. Looking forward to more pictures and tales!

I've enjoyed following your journey.

All the best,
11-04-2008 06:47 PM
CptHank Congratulations!

Great pics and thanks for sharing!
11-04-2008 06:34 PM
Originally Posted by CharlieCobra View Post
Nice, looking forward to more. How long to punch through the doldrums?
Charles, I had to deal with the doldrums twice north of 00,00.00 I believe at the point I crossed it, was at its thinnest at about 80 miles; so about 10hrs at 6 knots the current runs at about 1.5 knots.
11-04-2008 03:35 PM
xort nice, thanks

where did the lone wave come from?
11-04-2008 03:14 PM

11-04-2008 12:48 PM
sailortjk1 Nice post Simon, Thanks and congratulations on your successful journey.
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