capo horn

After the second storm, the wind dropped rapidly, and within half a day it went aft and we could even hoist the big gennaker. Hugo and I celebrate, laugh, joke. The weather for the next few days seems favorable and we can certainly take a break after a really hard week.

After seven days of storms, two boats withdrew, but we managed to overcome the worst without damage. We are en route to Cape Horn from New Zealand. Read on.