Monthly Archive: September 2015

Sep 18

The roller-coaster is in the starting blocks!

It was about 10 years ago I heard of the Mini Transat for the first time. It has been nearly 6 years since I left Australia to pursue solo/short handed racing and now 3 years in France. All with the one objective.  It has been a hard and frustrating road to get back to the …

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Sep 15

Counting down!


It is hard to believe that there is just 3 days to the start!! My time in the race village has gone fast but thankfully smooth. I managed to get all the security stuff done by the weekend so it has just been finishing off jobs on the boat and nav planning. Thanks to Wichard …

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Sep 08

Ready to start……the pre-race period!


The last few weeks have flown by. Last week I was working a lot so had to manage my time by getting up early and doing a few hours before then using the maximum sunlight to get as much done at night. While I am not at my goal of being 100% ready to go …

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