SHIFTS…

I realise that I never touched a subject that is very debated in all books about long-distance sailing: the shift system! Also among the Rally crews, this was a popular subject…. before the departure! In fact, everybody soon found his ideal solution and the subject was forgotten entirely. The Husband-and-wife crews had little choice: one sleeps while the other is … Continua a leggere

LAUNDRY…

I just realize that we never talked about the laundry: during a short summer cruise this is seldom a problem, in most cases you may need to was some bathing costumes in a bucket, or you can wait until you go back home, but in a 20-month voyage obviously you need to tackle this problem! Every time we reached a … Continua a leggere