Sun Jun 16 7:36 2019 NZST
GPS: 35 43.766S 176 33.172E
Run: 89.4nm (161.8km)
Avg: 4.1knts
24hr: 98.2nm
Weather: 25 knots SW, 2m short sharp seas, rough squalls

Cannot make headway to the west. Compromised jury rig can only sail on starboard tack and this is limited. Options narrowing. Will run out of diesel and can only sail to the east. Options commercial tow or initiate distress call. 4th day battling headwinds

Sat Jun 15 9:45 2019 NZST
GPS: 34 27.444S 176 50.363E
Run: 117.5nm (212.7km)
Avg: 4.6knts
24hr: 110.8nm
Weather: 20-30 knotSW, seas very rough, 3m

very rough night, 40knots, waves in cockpit.c Can?t maintain course,limited control of vessel.Crew hanging in there.

Fri Jun 14 8:18 2019 NZST
GPS: 32 46.978S 177 11.590E
Run: 147.9nm (267.7km)
Avg: 4.9knts
24hr: 118.3nm
Weather: 14knt sw 1-2m lumpy seas 1006hpa

jury rig holding. Managed to put up small headsail, increased speed 1-2knots, crew tired but good spirits

Thu Jun 13 2:18 2019 NZST
GPS: 30 45.989s 178 02.290e
Run: 12.6nm (22.8km)
Weather: slight seas light winds

mast rig failure, jury rig 3 shrouds, unable to continue under sail, motoring back to NZ. Emergency services notified and monitoring. All well aboard as well as can be expected.

Wed Jun 12 7:54 2019 NZST
5.8 knots
GPS: 30 56.302S 178 06.410E
Run: 147.9nm (267.7km)
Avg: 6.1knts
24hr: 147.3nm
Weather: 6knots NE, slight rolling seas, clear skies, 1013hpa

motoring, comfortable, showers on board, double hook up on tuna

Tue Jun 11 7:48 2019 NZST
, 5.5 knots
GPS: 33 04.677S 178 06.479E
Run: 129.8nm (234.9km)
Avg: 5.5knts
24hr: 132.6nm
Weather: NNE, 9 knots, slight seas, cloud 80%, 1020hpa

motor sailing in light variable winds, All good aboard.

Mon Jun 10 8:18 2019 NZST
GPS: 34 16.320S 176 21.940E
Run: 10060.3nm (18209.1km)
Avg: 22.1knts
24hr: 530.2nm
Weather: 4knots SW, slight seas, 70% cloud, 1021hpa

motoring, broken out haul slide fixture at clew, All good aboard

Wed May 22 8:53 2019 NZST
Weather: Fine cool

Correction to coordinates

Wed May 22 8:47 2019 NZST
Run: 9957.5nm (18023.1km)
Avg: 32.1knts
24hr: 771.2nm
Weather: Fine cool

Correction of previous coordinates

Awaiting weather window for sail to Tonga

Thu May 9 10:54 2019 NZST
GPS: 35 31S 174 11E
Run: 210nm (380.1km)
Weather: Fine, cool, some clouds

In Opua Marina awaiting and preparing for passage to Tonga with ICANZ from 20/5

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