After low winds, whale encounters, and sneaky stealth mode, Team Dare To Lead have taken first place in Race 10 of the Clipper Round the World Race.
Charlie's Voyage - Which finish gate will it be?
A slight delay in this weeks blog from Charlie Garratt after a fierce couple of days sailing from Dare To Lead, including going in to stealth mode, has given them a strong lead over the rest of the fleet, but here it is.
Charlie's Voyage - Lifejacket lessons for new leggers
Welcome to Race 10, before we know it I'll be saying goodbye to these blogs as there are only a few races left! Now there's a scary thought, I'll have to return to land-based life and some sort of normality.
Waterproofs - Essential for ocean rowing
We supplied Greg Bailey and Jude Massey, better known as the Ocean Brothers, with Typhoon PS330 drysuits for their Guiness World Record breaking ocean row across the Atlantic. It's time to hear what they thought of the suits.
Charlie's Voyage - A difficult approach to Seattle
Now the Clipper Race Fleet have arrived in Seattle, Charlie reflects on one of the toughest weeks of the whole race - the approach to Seattle.