Rich get Richer in RORC Transatlantic Race:
(December 1, 2016; Day 6) – Lloyd Thornburg’s American MOD70 Phaedo3 has less than 1,000 miles to go to the RORC Transatlantic Race finish in Grenada. In the IRC fleet, Mike Slade’s Maxi, Leopard 3 is ahead on the water and estimated to be leading the race after IRC time correction for the RORC Transatlantic Trophy. Behind the frontrunners, much of the fleet have encountered light winds and the future looks pretty grim with headwinds forecast. Full report.
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VIDEO: Carbon Monoxide and the Mannequin Challenge:
You cannot see, feel, smell or taste carbon monoxide, which makes carbon monoxide poisoning the most common type of fatal air poisoning in many countries. This video from the Royal Yachting Association provides a sobering account of this danger and a reminder to stay safe this winter. Nice Mannequin Challenge too. Additional information here. Video published on Dec 1, 2016.
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