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A Little Bit of Everything: Sweet and Spicy, Salt and Pepper — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

“How’s it going over there? We are getting hammered!” Steelie Pete has hailed us on the VHF. The rain hasn’t let up, the wind is completely dead, and the motor has been chugging along for a few hours. “You’re getting hammered? We have zero wind. We are motoring right now.” Andrew reports. “R

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Sailing Back To Uncertainty — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World

The chain rattles against the guide, there is that familiar thunk of anchor settling into place. Andrew wrestles with the pins while I steer us safely out of the shallows. We slide along the turquoise blue water that suspends us over white sand until it turns dark with depth. The odometer is clo

Source: Sailing Back To Uncertainty — OddGodfrey: The Oddly Compelling Story of a Sailing Circumnavigation of the World