When we last spoke to James Ashwell, he was looking forward to exploring French Polynesia while waiting for the cyclone season to pass. We caught up with him to find out what he and the crew of Oyster 62 Uhuru have been up to over the last few months.
After over a year locked down in New Zealand, Oyster 62 Uhuru is heading home. We caught up with her owner, James Ashwell, in Tahiti at the end of the first leg. Back in March 2020, at the start of the pandemic, James made the decision to remain in New Zealand with Uhuru, based on the deep connection he has built with her after sailing halfway around the world together.
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