Hawaii to Tahiti: Day 11. Lift

22 Apr

Yesterday afternoon, we tacked down south again, hoping to make some progress to the equator. It didn’t look good, our heading was dead south, and we need to keep moving east to make our destination. I took control from the … Read More »

Hawaii to Tahiti: Day 6. Easting

17 Apr

We’ve constantly been beating upwind, since we left Hawaii, but progress east has been slow. Until today. Finally, we’re getting close to the equator. The north equatorial current was pushing us west, combined with waves and wind also pushing us … Read More »