Brad, up the mast wearing a GoPro (realize it's a Garmin), looks for wind, calls down to the deck. View from deck level as they flop. Knotmeter: 1.6. Hoisting the J1. Luke stands by the MH0 clew. Luke: Brad's just up the mast to pop the battens. GoPro shot of Brad doing that. Luke: 2/3 of the distance through the leg, Scallywag just 4 miles away. Simeon: Brunel, Scallywag, and ourselves. Cecile: Hopefully the guys behind us get stuck in the same stuff. Shot of another boat on the horizon. Martine takes a bearing. Jules talks about "going over there to get in that breeze. Luke looks through the binoculars. Simeon talks down into the cabin: "Need to get more snacks. Keep up the motivation. Luke lies below. Nicolai eats. Simeon: All short-term plans. Luke: Sea state is calm. Going to get flatter as well. Winch closeup. Sunset.
|people||Brad Farrand, Cécile Laguette, Jules Salter, Luke Molloy, Martine Grael, Nicolai Sehested and Simeon Tienpont|
|published||Mon, 19 Feb 2018 22:09:29 UTC|
|tags||Binoculars, Discussing the competition, Doldrums, Going Aloft, GoPro, Instruments, Light Winds, Motivation, Other Boat, Popping Battens Through, Sunset and Winch|