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Daily Archives: 08/01/2018

Jules Verne

Yann Guichard and Spindrift 2 at Cape Horn during their Jules Verne Trophy record attempt - photo © Eloi Stichelbaut / Spindrift racing

After a long stand-by, in the main due to a very active North Atlantic, Spindrift Racing, skippered by Yann Guichard and owned by Dona Bertarelli, started their Jules Verne Trophy attempt late Monday. . However it was not to be. Yann Guichard has made the decision to return to Brest following analysis of this evening’s weather files. The weather window, which ...

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Clipper Round the World

Day 3 Race 6 - Clipper Round the World Yacht Race © Clipper Race

A gripping race to the Scoring Gate unfolded during the third day of Race 6: The Wondrous Whitsundays Race which ultimately saw Sanya Serenity Coast come out on top followed closely by Visit Seattle in second and Qingdao, which has scored points in every Scoring Gate so far, in third. For its efforts, Sanya Serenity Coast, which is also in ...

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