Blistering record pace to London:
(February 5, 2018; Day 18) – Giovanni Soldini and the crew on the trimaran Maserati Multi 70 have rounded the Cape of Good Hope, passing the halfway point in their attempt to break the 13000 nm record from Hong Kong to London. They are 1354.4 nm ahead of the record pace (as of 18:17 UTC) and are 5098.2 nm from the finish. Details.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Blistering record pace to London, Editor
Clipper Race: Chaos in the Solomon Sea:
(February 5, 2018; Day 6) – The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race teams has experienced some of the most unexpected conditions of the 2017-18 edition so far and unforecasted weather conditions have continued to challenge the fleet during the sixth day of racing. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Clipper Race: Chaos in the Solomon Sea, Editor