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The full range of RYA yachting courses and other sailing activities
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Will these fruit preserving bags from Wikaniko keep Challenger 4's supplies fresher for longer on the ARC Rally 2018?

Find out more about this experiment here: https://goo.gl/gH5Aiz
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Crossing the Atlantic…

“The motor is finally off and we are sailing again. The stars are out and as always I can’t wait to get back behind the wheel.”

Quote from Day 10: Antigua to Portsmouth Jan 2018
Read the whole blog here https://goo.gl/ajqqxm
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Crossing the Atlantic…

“The temporary absence of the moon has resulted in amazing night skies, the intense darkness emphasises every star and planet and makes a very beautiful backdrop.”

Quote from Day 10: Antigua to Portsmouth Jan 2018
Read the whole blog here https://goo.gl/ajqqxm
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Crossing the Atlantic…

"Amazingly The sun is still shining, the night sky is still starry, the wind is southerly (warm), we are sailing beam reach in shorts and tee shirt … all is very good on Challenger 2."

Quote from Day 10: Antigua to Portsmouth Jan 2018
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Crossing the Atlantic…
“I’m really looking forward to when the wind picks up tomorrow and being behind the helm. I just love it! You can feel the power of the boat in those conditions. She was built for this kind of sailing.”
Quote from Day 9: Antigua to Portsmouth Jan 2018
Read the whole blog here https://goo.gl/WFrs1d
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Crossing the Atlantic…
“the crew are taking any moment, when not on the helm, in their bunks, cooking or cleaning, or writing this blog, to sunbathe and enjoy the heat whilst we still have it”
Quote from Day 9: Antigua to Portsmouth Jan 2018
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Crossing the Atlantic…
“Whilst helming this morning we all listened to Dark Side of the Moon on Steve’s mini ghetto blaster – a real blast from the past.”
Quote from Day 9: Antigua to Portsmouth Jan 2018
Read the whole blog here https://goo.gl/WFrs1d
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Crossing the Atlantic…
There can be no better way to travel than cross oceans and deal with whatever comes your way and work with the elements. The sense of freedom is immense.
Quote from Day 8: Antigua to Portsmouth Jan 2018
Read the whole blog here: https://goo.gl/KiueWz
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Crossing the Atlantic…
Plans are underway for ‘dinner in the storm’ along with heavy weather tactics. I haven’t yet had the heart to inform them that the forecast has now changed…
Quote from Day 8: Antigua to Portsmouth Jan 2018
Read the whole blog here: https://goo.gl/KiueWz
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Crossing the Atlantic…
“Spirits are still high and the crew are enjoying the flatter conditions after 6 days at 45 degrees, this has manifested itself into competitive cooking between watches.”
Quote from Day 6/7: Antigua - Portsmouth Jan 2018
Read the whole blog here: https://goo.gl/j56MxM
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