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By: Will Taylor / Posted on Thursday, March 6, 2014 Mike Simpson refuels on his journey around Puerto Rico. Photo: Will Taylor Paddle Around Puerto Rico Complete Mike Simpson liked Puerto Rico. So he decided to paddle around it. “It’s a perfect square and isn’t that big and I just thought I should paddle around […]
It has been a beautiful thing to behold. The 2013 Transat Jacques Vabre delivered all that it promised and more. Building on its long, colorful tradition, the race provided 20+ days of top flite ocean racing. After a rough and stormy start, the fleet flew across the Bay of Biscay and down the coast of […]
Non-stop drama on the Atlantic… Transat Jacques Vabre IMOCA leader “Macif” has dismasted off the coast of Brazil! Crew are OK and the rig has been cut away. They are motoring to Salvador De Bahia. Sad end to a beautiful race by Gabart and Desjoyeaux. We will provide more details as they become available. Click […]
The lead ministas have started their jump across the Atlantic with the fastest course looking to be just a little South of the great circle route. The report below is courtesy of the 2013 Mini-Transat race organization – There’s a holiday atmosphere in the fleet, the wind has finally eased in the race area and […]
The MOD70 Trimaran Edmond de Rothschild has crossed the line into Itajai – first over in the 2013 Transat Jacques Vabre! Congratulations to Sebastian Josse and Charles Caudrelier for their 11 day 5 hour crossing. The two big trimarans fought all the way across the Atlantic. Essentially even until Cape Finisterre when EDR broke free […]