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Ocean Crossing News

Arrived at Praia de Vittoria on the island of Terceira in the Azores on Saturday the 8th of May. We took 14 days and, due to headwinds, sailed 1500 nautical miles though the shortest distance is 1300 miles from Holyhead.
The first 2 days were spent beating to windward to get out of the Irish Sea. […]

Ocean Crossing

I’m off sailing with my partner Kath to the Azores and back (weather permitting). It should be a great adventure. Although Firebird is equipped  with GPS (which I will make full use of) I am looking forward to getting to grips with astro navigation.
Meanwhile Peter is looking after Pesda Press whilst recovering from his trip […]