Guts and a glimmer of glory: The strong conditions experienced at the start of the RORC Caribbean 600 continued through the first night. At 06:00 AST on 20 February 12 yachts have officially retired from the race. Reports of wind speed in the region of 30 knots, with gusts of up to 40 knots are being reported by crew in the 600-mile race around 11 Caribbean islands….
Full Article: World Sailing RSS – Guts and a glimmer of glory,
No pain, no gain, as Doldrums take their toll: The Volvo Ocean Race fleet is facing another 48 hours of excruciating sailing as the teams plugged deeper into a massive expanse of windless ocean on Tuesday….
Full Article: World Sailing RSS – No pain, no gain, as Doldrums take their toll,