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Atlantic Odyssey Day 22: More Arrivals, News from the Fleet

Martinique arrivals Dehooké

Dehooké, the French Beneteau First 40 owned by Frédérik Giraud and Alice de Montoussé, was the first to enter the Cul de Sac du Marin at dawn, and docked quietly on pontoon …

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The children of Le Marin meet the Atlantic Odyssey

Three classes from Pérou primary school in Le Marin were welcomed aboard Sea Dragon to discover the boat and especially the scientific mission led by her crew of 14 women during their crossing …

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Paris Boat Show: Busy weekend at the combined Cornell Sailing and Garcia Yachting stand.

A stream of visitors stopped by to visit hull no. 4 of the Exploration 45, sister ship to Jimmy Cornell’s new Aventura. A comfortable corner had been set aside for Jimmy to receive a …

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Day 21 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Om

Antonio: What a night!

The spinnaker down in the afternoon yesterday with the main and code 0, reaching. Good. Then main and jib, 60 degrees apparent wind from South. and then a lot …

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Song of the Sea arrives in Martinique

Song of the Sea arrived at 0700 local time this Sunday morning.

They were welcomed on the water by Eric Jean-Joseph, the manager of Marina du Marin himself, to help with the lines. On the …

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Day 19 & 20 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Sephina

Balancing act. The last few days of light wind we have been happy to cover 120-130M per day, averaging just over 5K, but the forecast is for little or no wind in a …

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Atlantic Odyssey: Martinique Events

Le Marin welcomes the Atlantic Odyssey with a great programme of activities:

Date Time Event Friday 6 December 1800 Restaurant l’Annexe : Welcome cocktail for the first boats, with Martinique rum and traditional creole specialties, …

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Sea Dragon and her eXXpedition crew arrives in Martinique

Sea Dragon crew

Sea Dragon crew crossing the line

Sea Dragon and her all-women crew crossed the finish line at noon local time today, in very light wind.

The crews of The Larrikin and Mahe 3, …

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Meet Jimmy Cornell and the Exploration 45 at the Paris Boat Show

Jimmy Cornell will be at the Paris Boat Show – 6 and 7 December – 12, 13 and 14 December

You can meet him at the Atlantic Odyssey desk on Garcia Yachting stand (G29 …

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First Atlantic Odyssey Yachts Cross Finish Line Together

The Larrikin and Mahe 3 cross the line together

The friendly spirit of the Atlantic Odyssey showed itself again today as the first boats to finish, Mahe 3 and The Larrikin, decided to cross the finish line together at 09:00 local …

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Day 18 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Martinique arrivals

The friendly spirit of the Atlantic Odyssey showed itself again today as the first boats to finish, Mahe 3 and The Larrikin, decided to cross the finish line together at 09:00 local …

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Day 17 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Sea Dragon

Photo: eXXpedition

The Future, climate, and toxics

After our trawl work, we had a mission. We are supporting a campaign called The Future. This campaign is spreading awareness on climate change and …

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Day 16 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Om

So,we are zig-zagging the ocean looking for a decent angle for the spinnaker. We keep the windvane system at 155-160 degrees and keep gybing as needed. We are grateful for the sunny weather …

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Day 15 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Kristine

It’s raining fish.

We’ve literally gotten fish every day even though the weather has been too bad for fishing. Just this evening a flying fish jumped into the cockpit right beside me! Maybe …

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Day 14 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Por Dos

All is well here on Por Dos 6 days after leaving Tenerife. Only 1680 miles to go. Good winds since our delayed departure have given us a great run so far. We …

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First Drifter Buoy of 2014 Atlantic Odyssey Deployed

German catamaran Alytes has deployed the first drifter buoy of the 2014 Atlantic Odyssey. The buoy was deployed at 17.10h UTC on Saturday 29th November, at the position

18°22.481’N 41°51.719’W.

Alytes at …

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Day 13 of the Atlantic Odyssey

The Larrikin

We look forward to meeting Pascal (Guiraudou) on the dock in Martinique, just leave some rum for us to enjoy after the crossing.

We are watching with interest Mahé 3 as she …

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Day 12 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Om

Antonio:

I have to say that crossing the oceans is a lot more civilized that used to be years ago. It is very well to say that the boats were simpler to maintain …

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Day 11 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Sea Dragon

Exploration, Inspiration, Serendipity We have all been winding through diverse and varied landscapes – physical, social, psychological – yet have converged in this one space aboard Sea Dragon, where our similarities and …

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Day 10 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Bear

We are having fun. Two patches in the leach of the genoa. Old sail, oh well. Watermaker bearing is leaking onto head floor slightly. No sweat because we have a spare. Does make …

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Day 9 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Sephina

Atlantic crossing – week one

Nov 24 A little too much excitement. At around 0200 with rising winds we decided we needed to drop the parasailor. Wind was a steady 25K gusting to …

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Day 8 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Sea Dragon

Finally after days of rain, storm and strong winds, we made our first trawl. The trawl was an ‘all hands on deck’ task. We put out the trawl in calm seas, travelling …

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Day 7 of the Atlantic Odyssey

Alytes

Everything is great on Alytes. We are running on Parasailor now. The crew is mostly busy with preparing our barbecue.

So far we got three dorades. Stopped for a moment to eat them …

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Emergency Medi-Vac  From Cocojet III

Cocojet III

Skipper Nicolas Hauzy had to be evacuated from his yacht on Saturday evening after he broke his ankle in rough seas. Nicholas was attempting to fix a fault in the hydraulic steering when the accident …

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