Classic yachting plan for 2019:
With Panerai’s intention to cease their support of classic yachting events in both Europe and the USA, the Classic Yacht Owners Association has announced plans to continue and expand the USA series formerly known as the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Classic yachting plan for 2019, Editor
Goodall dismasted in Golden Globe Race:
(December 5, 2018; Day 158) – British yachtswoman Susie Goodall, participating in the Golden Globe Race, was pitch poled and dismasted in the Southern Ocean some 2,000 miles west of Cape Horn today. A distress signal was first picked up from her yacht by Falmouth Coastguard at 11:00 UTC, who then alerted Race Control and the Chilean Maritime Search and Rescue authorities responsible for this sector of the South Pacific.
Goodall, (29) from Falmouth UK, and the youngest competitor in the Golden Globe Race, was lying in 4th place at the time, riding out a ferocious storm with 60 knot winds and massive seas aboard her Rustler 36 yacht DHL Starlight.
Susie Goodall’s position 2,00…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Goodall dismasted in Golden Globe Race, Assoc Editor