On our way to Scheveningen

In the end we had favourable winds and we were able to sail all the way to Esbjerg, even into the harbour. We had a goodbye-meal with our departing guests. Next to us the giant four-masted ‘Kruzenshtern’ moored. We are so small compared to her. Later that evening our former sailors Remmert and Anna came

It’s done

Last night we sailed far south, because the weather forecast predicted southerly winds. Around 9 PM the current turned, so we gibed. There was also a south-eastern wind so we sailed a bit northeast. Today was going to be our day! But, then we received a message of the radio. The race committee had decided

The finish is near

The finish is near

Today was not a good day. The wind shifted further and further to the southeast, which caused us to sail more north. But we were already north of most of the ships… In the evening the current turned so we gibed. Many ships followed with gibes. Now we are sailing in a direction to the south, but