The word katabatic
Type of Sail: Mainsail
Age: 6 years old
Lived in: Corfu
Distance Travelled: About 2,000 nm.
Places most visited: Has thoroughly explored both the Aegean and Ionian seas.
Sail Number: BAV 38
A working life cut short from exposure to the elements. It reminded us of the wild, katabatic winds you encounter in the straits between the Cyclades that blow you from real danger to sandy beaches to sleepy ports in a few hours.