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We've arrived in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

Our position on Wednesday 3rd February is

08˚ 33.71N

081˚ 13.78E

I spent our last day at sea nervously watching the twizzle rig and every squeak and knock made me jump but all was well. 656 more words

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Phuket to Sri Lanka day 6

Position at 10.00 Tuesday 2nd February
0844.179N
08402.473E
24 hour run from 10.00 1st to 10.00 2nd 147 miles average 6.12 kph 170 miles to go… 721 more words

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Phuket to Sri Lanka day 4

Position at 10.00 Sunday 31th January
0758.789N
08854.623E
24 hour run from 10.00 30th to 10.00 31st 159 miles average 6.62 kph 465 miles to go… 679 more words

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Phuket to Sri Lanka day 3

Position at 10.00 Saturday 30th January
0744.841N
09132.362E
24 hour run from 10.00 29th to 10.00 30th 144 miles
617 miles to go

Who asked for more wind? 732 more words

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Phuket to Sri Lanka day 2

Position at 10.00 Friday 29th January
0736.851N
09354.623E
24 hour run from 10.00 28th to 10.00 29th 129 miles
758 miles to go

At 11.30 we turned the engine on and took the twizzle down. 328 more words

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First day at Sea

Position at 10.00 Thursday 28th January
0744.802N
09602.833E
24 hour run from 10.00 27th to 10.00 28th 116 miles
880 miles to go

We got off to a flying start yesterday morning just before 7am. 408 more words

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January 25, 1890: I'd Like To Get You on a Slow Boat to China

On the morning of November 14, 1889, a reporter for the New York World boarded a steamer and headed across the Atlantic, embarking on a journey of nearly 25,000 miles. 373 more words

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