Monthly Archive: September 2012

Sep 27

If just it was all about sailing…

Some people might be wondering where are the stories and pictures of me face planting the deck as I learn to sail solo? Well I am sad to say they do not yet exist. Part of the things not going to plan, has kept AUS785 out of the water, but hopefully not for too much …

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Sep 20

One wild ride…on land!

It has been another frustrating week in Lorient as life continues to not go to plan. By Tuesday night I was feeling like the world was saying something to me…..but then through as sequence of strange events my mind has been a bit distracted. While working on my laptop on Tuesday night, I met a …

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Sep 14

One leap forward, two steps back

Anna & I visit AUS 785

Taking the leap across the channel was a big decision but one based on my goal of the mini transat.  While it has been great to see AUS785 and be in the solo racing capital of the world, this week has made me really question my judgement. It is not the first time I have …

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Sep 06

Hitting the ground in France

Nacira moulds

Still not sure if it was the excitement of it all, the small voice in my head asking lots of questions, the fact I was tired from mad packing sessions or the feeling of saying bye (even though I know I will be back) to the friends I have made, but the trip across the …

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