Vendée Globe: Prudence and Patience:
(February 6, 2017; Day 94) – For the seven Vendée Globe skippers racing now in the Northern Hemisphere, the draw of home, of being across the finish line back on solid, dry land, among friends and family grows stronger with every mile sailed. Closest among them is Nandor Fa who is less than 650 miles from the finish line in Les Sables d’Olonne. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Vendée Globe: Prudence and Patience, Editor
Steve Benjamin wins Etchells Florida State Championship:
The third regatta in the 4-event Etchells Biscayne Bay Series, the Florida State Championship, was held February 4-5 in Miami, FL. With 43 teams on the line, Steve Benjamin’s Terrapin team rolled a 1-2-1 on day one to take the lead with no races on day two due to light winds. Full report.
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Steve Benjamin wins Etchells Florida State Championship, Editor