Extreme Sailing Series, The Season So Far:
As the Extreme Sailing Series™ now heads for San Diego (October 19-22, 2017); refresh your memory with this wrap-up of the sporting action so far.
Precious Little Breeze for Mini Transat:
(October 9, 2017; Day 9) – As the sea takes on the look of a millpond, the skippers competing in the 2017 Mini-Transat are getting increasingly worried. Between the latitude of Madeira and that of the Canaries, the wind is dying and the average speeds are depressing reading. At this pace, there is no real prospect of a solid ETA. At sea and on shore, everyone will have to grin and bear it for now. The first ETAs have shifted to Tuesday (Oct.10) night through into the next day, and the rankings are fluctuating with the position reports. Full Report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Precious Little Breeze for Mini Transat, Assoc Editor