The raft Expedition with An-Tiki is going great guns and C-DAY (November 1) is fast approaching. That is when the Container, with all our goods inside, will be leaving the UK.
Within it will, of course, be our 14 major pipes, each with a cap butt-welded to either end. There will also be the amended pig-arks for accommodation, and mast and sails, and electronic gadgetry, and tables and bunks, and storage boxes, and long-lasting food, and fish hooks, and plankton nets, and – you name it – everything has to be there.
D-DAY, container Delivery Day at Valle Gran Rey, La Gomera, Canary Islands will be 1 December. Then we start the re-assembly of everything, a month of labour.
As for S-DAY, Sailing Day, that will be during the first week of January in a brand new year. Must rush …..