Beautiful weather for training

Mid May and the sun is shining. After dealing with several minor issues onboard it is time to get back out training and make sure all the systems are working properly. In a light breeze we had the chance to get out the big masthead Code 3 Gennaker for some practice, reaching along at 12…

NEW WORLD RECORD

Just after 05:33 on Monday 2nd January, Alex and Pixel Flyer crossed the Royal Yacht Squadron start-line off Cowes to begin an attempt to set the Solo Round the Island record. 6 hours 20 minutes and 32 seconds later he crossed the line again to establish a new record (subject to ratification by the World Sailing…

We did it – a NEW RECORD

In the darkness off John O’Groats, the team of three crossed the finishing line after 3 days 11 hours 52 minutes and 15 seconds at an average speed of 7.39kts. After a very fast start reaching up the Irish sea, things went calm as they passed the Hebridean coast of Scotland. However they managed to…