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Daily Archives: 16/04/2019

First Regatta “Challenge of Cabo Horn”

The Cape Horn Race is an IRC handicap event for all monohulls between 40 ft and 80 ft.

Last February, I embarked in sail vessel ‘Guga Buy’ of Eduardo Zanella, which was in Ushuaia, for some exploration of the fjords, glaciers, pinguineras, castoreiras, among others, to acquire background with navigation in high latitudes. Having made the crossing from the Cape of Good Hope in January of 2012 during my circumnavigation in ‘Matajusi’, my sailing vessel, I was interested ...

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Les Voiles de St. Barth Richard Mille

2019 Les Voiles de St. Barth Richard Mille - photo © Christophe Jouany

Picture-perfect conditions greeted the fleets to kickstart the 10th anniversary edition of Les Voiles de St. Barth Richard Mille as the nine classes raced around the west side of St. Barth on racecourses ranging from 24 – 36 nautical miles in 15 – 20 knots of breeze. Of the 2019 entries, almost 30 percent are first-timers, a sure sign of ...

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