VIDEO: On Board a Maxi 72 at Key West:
Why do we sail? Here is what it feels like to be on a Maxi 72. Start to finish. You will hear the sounds of the boat, the water and feel the sun on your face – Quantum Key West Race Week 2016
Published on Jan 21, 2016
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Clipper Race: The heat is on:
(January 22, 2016; Race 7, Day 3) – GREAT Britain has taken the lead in the Doldrums in the Da Nang New Discovery of Asia Race, Race 7 of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, making up ground on familiar rival Garmin in second position after it had to carry out a repair to its spinnaker and peel to its medium-weight kite.
The wind has lightened further in the Solomon Sea with many teams peeling to their lightweight spinnakers, but there has been less squall activity on day 3 of the race.
The heat is on in the standings, with prior leader Qingdao now in third and the top five teams all within 5.5 nautical miles of each other, but the wind is forecast to die further a…
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