The video round up – sailing from Southampton to Porvoa de Varzim

So, we’re now in Lagos on the Algarve in the South of Portugal. It feels like a milestone to be here rounding Cape St Vincent and we are proud of what we’ve achieved as a crew.

We have longer blogs to follow shortly, but for now, here’s my brother Max’s video with his experiences of sailing to Portugal from the UK. For those who can’t view it on the website, here’s the link to the familysailing video on Youtube

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  1. Well done Caspar and crew, a great achievement in itself. Very interesting video, packs a lot into a short time.
    The Jet stream is South of the UK so we are having very unsettled weather, but I am sure your leg to the Canaries will be fair winds. Thanks for the update, love to you all. Jon

  2. We love following your adventure, when I am stuck on a plane, car or my office just looking at your sailing clips & family blog gives me a sense of escape. Stay safe and can’t wait for the next blog x

  3. Hi Jolly Sailors

    Just viewed the great video clip of the sail down to the Algarve. Watching this in Vancouver airport waiting for our flight home. Great achievement so far, love the communications.

    Best

    Gea & Paul

  4. Hello voyagers. Loved the video, its like being with you. Well done Max, great filming and what a brilliant cast you had there, you even had a little tantrum or two !!. Columbus great dancing. Well done fixing all the little problems. Happy sailing. Lots of love Mum and Dad. Xxxx

  5. Thanks guys – all credit to Max for the video.

    Jon – fingers crossed the Azores high moves South again and it settles down out here..

    Ferey & Sudi – thank you – BB missing Jess and would love to Facetime her

    Sarah – thank you – delighted to be helping with inspiration : )

    Gea & Paul – v much looking forward to the ARC and your energy and humour on board

    Sheila & Laurie – thank you : ) maybe you can come sailing in the Canaries : )

    Emma – dolphins always the highlight here too – had a pod of 30 or so 2 days ago

    Take care everyone x

  6. Fabulous video!! So good to see you all enjoying the trip, and great to see the kids – you’re right, keep enjoying the trip and Mark and Emma send big hugs to Bluebell, Columbus and Willow. Let us know if the kids like to skpe sometime – bon voyage!

  7. Zak and I have just watched the awesome first leg on YouTube. Well done Max – brilliant footage especially the BIG tuna! The journey so far looks incredible. If Nichola wants medical advice re sickness … just ask! Xx

  8. Hi Caspar. Heard from ed about your adventure and trovus news. Well done on both counts and look forward to following your progress around the globe. Great choice of boat. Very best wishes DE

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