The Crossing: Meet the Crew – Episode 1

EPISODE 1: In the first episode of The Crossing, we meet the seven amateur sailors who are making the journey, learn about their level of experience, and also get a read on the initial weather forecast and the route from Madeira to Puerto Rico. Meet the amateur sailing crew and hear about their sailing experiencesContinue reading “The Crossing: Meet the Crew – Episode 1”

The Crossing

Tuesday, November 23rd: Departure and weather planning. The forecast unexpectedly improved today. Weather in the Northern Atlantic can be broadly split into two categories: hurricane season, and winter. In the former, the weather systems travel Northwest across the Atlantic, slamming into the Caribbean and Eastern United States. But most boats like ours transit the AtlanticContinue reading “The Crossing”