Star Midwinters in Miami:
Miami, FL (January 5, 2017) – The third event of the Miami Star Winter Series got underway today with 26 teams vying for the Walker Cup and Midwinters Championship. George Szabo and Roger Cheer hold a one point lead over Jack Jennings and Frithjof Kleen after two races. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Star Midwinters in Miami, Editor
IDEC SPORT Waiting for Cape Horn Train:
(January 5, 2016; Day 21, 22:36 FR) – In their bid win the Jules Verne Trophy for fastest outright time around the world, Francis Joyon (FRA) and his five crew on the 31.5m VPLP-designed trimaran IDEC SPORT is now east of New Zealand at 52° South. Their latest 24 hour run of 695 nm has decreased their lead to 824.7 nm (-250.7 nm) ahead of the current time set in January 2012 by Loïck Peyron and his crew on the 40 VPLP-designed trimaran Banque Populaire V of 45 days, 13 hours, 42 minutes and 53 seconds. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – IDEC SPORT Waiting for Cape Horn Train, Editor