Tomorrow midday will be the start for Lloyd Thornburg and his crew aboard Phaedo^3 in the Rolex Middle Sea Race.
Today they practiced off the historic city of Valetta, which even has Caravaggio’s “The Beheading of John The Baptist” behind its cathedral walls. It looking to be a light wind race around the stunning Mediterranean course.
In this year’s edition of the race there will also be Giovanni Soldini’s foiling MOD70, Maserati.
by Rachel Fallon-Langdon