HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Hokulea and Hikianalia are on pace to complete their three-year journey around the globe. Co-captain Nainoa Thompson returned from sea-life to Hawaii a few weeks ago. He joins Sunrise to talk about his trip thus far, and what he and his crew are preparing for for as their voyage continues.
Thompson and his crew have been out in the open ocean for about four and a half months. The crew which is made of volunteers has encountered minimal problems in the first leg of their journey. The crew which has a widelyvaryingg age demographic is also diverse in the amount of experience the sailors have. Many are veteran seafarers while others have never been out at sea.
Stay with Hawaii News Now for updates on Nainoa Thompson's and his crew's epic adventure around the world.