March 2013


March 27, 2013 Bob, We have been doing quite allot of island hopping! We spent some time in Woleai and it was one of the best so far! We left with no fewer than 50 leis and flower head bands! They were very generous with the tuba also! whewww got a lots drunk with them a few times…..if you can imagine that happening….??? We are now in Ulithi (Asor) atoll and hooked up with a few guys who took us to their island 7 miles...

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March 11, 2013   The sail to Lamotrek from Puluwat was just over 170 miles and the winds were predicted to clock north again so we stayed well north of the rum line to be ready for the shift this time to eliminate having wind on the nose. Well the shift never came and all our planning did was add a few extra miles to the trip. We had been sailing on a broad reach with the big reacher sail out all night long and at one point were...

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March 2, 2013 The 300 mile sail from Lukunor to Puluwat was another fast passage. The fishing was sporadic with a few exciting times like when we had two marlin take lour’s within 15 minutes! They both got away, but what a site to see! One fish was HUGE and was thrashing wildly while jumping back and forth behind the boat. The other was much smaller and was only on for a few minutes before he threw the hook. Later that afternoon...

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