The entire M.O. fleet rafted with the Regatta Atlantica fleet. The Regatta Atlantica was racing from Porto, Portugal to Recife, Brazil for $10,000 prize money.
Little "Ipam" a 36 footer, getting ready. She's going 1600 miles with 5 guys, no showers, running water, heads...oh boy what fun!!
Chris, the skipper of Futuro, and Zettie having a laugh about a broken water maker hose.
Your basic downpour out of nowhere.....
and Tom taking the brunt of it on his watch!!
Bill Keck joined us for the leg from Cape Verde to Salvador, Brazil. Seen here cooking up a storm!!
Liz, Chris, Zettie, Tom, Mark, Miriam and Bill on the best beach in Cabo Verde!
Flying kites, anything to do with wind will work for this group.
Captain Keck at the wheel on the way to Recife, Brazil. 1400nm to go!!
King Neptune appears at the Equator. All those passing from the Northern Hemisphere for the first time must ask for permission to cross from the King. After a secret oath and "special goop" the crew is allowed into the southern hemisphere.
Bill Keck and Drew Howie, our newest crew member in Recife, Brazil.