First finishers in RORC Transatlantic:
(December 1, 2018; Day 8) – After an intense 3,000 mile battle across the Atlantic from the Canary Islands to Grendad, Giovanni Soldini’s Maserati Multi 70 today took Multihull Line Honours in the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race in an elapsed time of 6 days, 18 hours, 54 minutes and 34 seconds. The team completed the 5th edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race at 06:54:34 UTC.
Peter Cunningham’s MOD70 PowerPlay, skippered by Ned Collier Wakefield, was less than 46 minutes behind Maserati, finishing at 07:40:12 UTC to claim first place in the MOCRA Class. However, neither team was able to better the multihull record set in 2016 of 5 days 22 hours 46 minutes 03 seconds by t…
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VIDEO: When it’s gusting to thirty:
Mastering the 29er in wind gusting to 30 knots after nearly a year in the class. Helm moved up from the O’pen Bic and the crew being new to the sport. Published by Tom Hodge Media on Dec 1, 2018….
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