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On the 29th December, 2011, we set sail from the Cape Verdes to cross the Atlantic and arrived in Suriname 14 days later.

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1/10: Convenient downwind rig: two genoas on one roller. Cloudy first week.
2/10: Wayne Vaney still at work.
3/10: Following seas are whooshing by underneath Pitufa's belly.
4/10: After Wayne Vaney quit, we had to be at the helm most of the time.
5/10: At least the sun came out...
6/10: Leeloo growling at noisey, foamy waves.
9/10: Everything's secured inside. A bit of a chaos too...
10/10: Close to South America's coast, the water becomes shallow and murky.