22 May2017
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Progress report #12

Satellite Phone Conversations The attached recording was made on February 17th 2017 when Howard sees the Pacific for the first time. [audio mp3="http://below40south.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Howard-sees-Pacific-2.17.17.mp3" ogg="source.ogg" wav="source.wav"]   During the voyage I had the opportunity to communicate with Howard by satellite phone. Read More
4 May2017
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Progress Report #11

The attached video shows Howard and Southern Cross during sea trials before leaving for Chile. It was during this particular sea trail that he worked to determine the location for the jib leads. Howard flew in from Chile direct to Read More
15 Mar2017
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Progress Report #10

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Rescue, and the Recovery.    By John Welsford   Denny and I had a long telephone conversation with Howard three days ago. He’s in much better spirits now that he has been able to rest, recover some and that the Read More
6 Mar2017
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Progress Report #9

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Delorme report from Howard on 3-5-17  “SC rescued ” As of 3-5-17 Howard arrived at Southern Cross and the boat is rescued.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]
6 Mar2017
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Progress Report #8 by David Nichols

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Howard is now traveling back to recover Southern Cross on a 33 foot fishing boat and this is his current location as of 3-4- 17. https://share.garmin.com/HowardRice Cut and paste into browser if needed[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]
6 Mar2017
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Howard’s Statement

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Thanks to those folks here who have expressed good wishes and opinions whether positive or negative. Here are a few facts and then I don't have much else to say really as respectfully I do not feel I owe anyone Read More
2 Mar2017
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Progress report #7

[vc_row][vc_column][heading align="center"]Progress report #7, March 2nd by David Nichols[/heading][vc_column_text]On Saturday the 25th I spoke with Howard by Satellite phone and he was experiencing very high winds and “hundreds of Williwaws. One right after another.” (A Williwaw is a violent burst Read More
25 Feb2017
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Howard Rice

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]This was recorded on 2-22-17. [audio mp3="http://below40south.com/wp-content/themes/contractor/assets/audio/howardrecordededited.mp3" ogg="source.ogg" wav="source.wav"] The link is from Howard's Delorme: https://share.garmin.com/HowardRice[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]
20 Feb2017
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A vision, education without walls.

A vision, education without walls.

[vc_row][vc_column][heading align="center"]A vision, education without walls.[/heading][vc_column_text]Howard has said that the original concept behind this voyage in the far south of  South America was to do something just for himself.  The reasons for such extreme adventures are complex, but include a Read More
20 Feb2017
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Progress report, day three

[vc_row][vc_column][heading align="center"]Progress report, day three.[/heading][vc_column_text]I had a call from Howard via satphone last night,  he’d had a really good day, made a lot of miles and had rowed in close to shore after the wind died with the last light Read More