During that crossing Esper sustained some damage. She’d also developed extensive osmosis, so we knew we had to get Esper to hospital and do some repairs.

What was supposed to be a quick three-month haul-out turned into an extensive and complete yacht refurb! We recorded Esper being hauled out, stripped down and rebuilt over thirteen months. You can catch every episode in this playlist (see the menu in the top-left of the clip for all episodes). You might want to put the kettle on for this epic series:

And now we find ourselves in Thailand, producing regular video episodes of our adventures. If you’d like to join us, click here.