Leg 11 – Djibouti to Port Sudan, Sudan
- Departure date: March 18
- Distance: 580 nm
- Duration: 5 days
- Heading: 325 degrees
This leg up the Red Sea will be a breeze, a leisurely downwind run to Port Sudan. Spalax 2 will bank off the vestiges of the north-east monsoon, as it squeezes through the Bab-el-Mandeb Strait into the Red Sea.