Guy Bernardin: Lost at Sea:
French-American sailor Guy Bernardin, who was planning a circumnavigation without stops, has disappeared at sea off the coast of the United States following the discovery of his unmanned boat. It was Bernardin’s intention to organize a flotilla to to commemorate the 50 year anniversary of Frenchman Bernard Moitessier’s participation in the 1968 Sunday Times Golden Globe Race, the first round the world yacht race. Full report….
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Mini Transat: Making the turn:
(October 5, 2017; Day 5) – The first waypoint of the Mini-Transat is done and dusted as nearly all of the solo sailors have made the turn at Cape Finisterre and have commenced the southbound course along the Portual coast. Offshore of Lisbon, the fleet is beginning to re-centre itself after putting in a massive leg towards the south-west. The speeds are slowly decreasing, but progress remains perfectly respectable. Full report.
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