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Golden Globe Race

Rolling round the Horn. 2nd placed Mark Slats light winds and 6m seas as he rounded up into the Atlantic on Saturday - Golden Globe Race © Tapio Lehtinen / PPL / GGR

Mark Slats rounded Cape Horn just before 06:00 UTC on Saturday 2nd December, 8 days behind race leader Jean-Luc Van Den Heede, having narrowed the lead by 351 miles over the past 7 days. The 2nd placed Dutchman is now within 1022 miles and needs to average 0.75knots faster to finish back in Les Sables d’Olonne at the same time. ...

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