Harbor filling in Montego Bay:
Montego Bay, Jamaica (January 31, 2019) – The day one starters in the PHRF division for the 34th Pineapple Cup – Montego Bay Race are crossing the finish line for the 811 nm course, with the Farr 395 Senara holding the corrected time advantage. All competitors that started on day one and two are expected to finish today. Details.
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Jules Verne: Slow road to Australia:
(January 31, 2019; Day 16) – The 12-men on the 40m Spindrift 2 are losing time in the Indian Ocean as they pursue the around the world Jules Verne Trophy. Unable to hold a direct course to the east, several gybes have reduced their advantage over the record pace down to 233 nm (as of 21:00 UTC). With 2500 nm to go before passing Australia’s Cape Leeuwin, the team must negotiate a ridge that could slow their progress further. Details.
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