Day’s Run – October 30, 2023

Date: 30 October 2023

Sailing from: Suva, Fiji

Bound towards: Port Vila, Vanuatu

Noon position: 18°20.4’S 171°00’E

Course: West

Speed: 5.5 knots

Wind force and direction: Force 3 SWxS

Seas/swell: 2m SxW

Barometer: 1018 Steady

Sky: 6/8 cu, ac

Water temperature: 78°F

Distance made good in 24 hours: 133nm

Passage log: 573nm

Voyage log: 11536nm

Distance to next port: 159nm

Sails set: Flying jib, Inner jib, Fore T’gallant, Fore Upper topsail, Fore Lower topsail, Fore sail, Main topmast staysail, Main T’gallant staysail, Main T’gallant, Main Upper topsail, Main Lower topsail, Main sail, Mizzen topmast staysail, Spanker Remarks: Light southerly winds drawing us westerly towards Port Vila. Rachel and Liam seam sail, Ollie and Jeremie relead buntlines aloft, Kate and George rust bust the starboard main shroud bottle screws.

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