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Fri 25/04-2014 Day 666

  Feeling frustrated with wind, current, surf and energy level Pos: here Loc: behind Ponta dos Mangues Verdes Acc: tent Dist: 14,9 km Start: 5:45 End: 9:30 This night was different than the previous two dead calm ones where I guesses one needs to paddle at night. The wind simply didn’t do down a single knot. The […]
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Thu 24/04-2014 Day 665

  This wind is killing me! Pos: here Loc: Dumper beach Acc: tent Dist: 25,5 km Start: 5:45 End: 13:15 My neighbors had a happy fire going until late night, as well as boats coming and going noisily. Getting enough quality sleep on an expedition is also an art. At some point a cat was zipping […]
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Wed 23/04-2014 Day 664

  Headwind, choppy sea and strong current Pos: here Loc: Ilha besides Ilha Grande Acc: tent Dist: 34,6 km Start: 6:05 End: 15:45 The first night on the beach was so refreshingly breezy, this night was dead calm, hot and muggy. The fishermen came and went off via the jetty all night, working noisily on their fish […]
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Tue 22/04-2014 Day 663

  Tough crossing with tide pushing in and strong headwind Pos: here Loc: Itapera Acc: tent Dist: 41,8 km Start: 7:05 End: 16:30 I was not keen to start on lowest tide at 6 am, so I gave myself an hour to sleep in… if I could have slept in, as the local beach donkey once more […]
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Mon 21/04-2014 Day 662

  Feeling the antibiotics making me tired… Pos: here Loc: Ilha do Curupu Acc: tent Dist: 37,1 km Start: 6:20 End: 15:20 The doctor said better start on Tuesday…one day more for the body to adjust to the medicine, as I felt quite tired physically… but this would also be one more day to lose on the […]
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