The agitation seems to have dropped aboard Orange. The catamaran takes advantage of the good weather conditions and piles up miles: 487 miles for the last 24 hours.
The voices of the crew are bright and the conversation is cheerful, the troubles of the last week left behind. It's manoevre time, and Orange sizzles along. Orange has left the capricious Indian Ocean behind, and have entered kinder waters, the Tasman Sea before reaching the Pacific Ocean.