While 'buffalo girls' manoeuvres earlier on in leg four of the Volvo Ocean Race provided us with some entertaining viewing, the result of this has subsequently come to nothing and the order of the
Cheminées Poujoulat, which has lead the Barcelona World Race for the last 39 days, passed Cape Horn (67°15 11 W) at 01:00 UTC.
Lloyd Thornburg's MOD 70 Phaedo3 (formerly our round the Isle of Wight record holder Foncia) has set a new course record for the RORC Caribbean 600.
Mythical, revered, renowned, legendary.....but above all for competitors in the Barcelona World Race, Cape Horn is a time for extra care and caution.
By dawn on the second day of the RORC Caribbean 600, the majority of the 64-strong fleet was negotiating the chicane of islands at the northern end of the course, between Saba, St Maarten and St Ba
Within hours of each other Spirit of Hungary was finally forced to bow to the inescapable truth that they have to make a pitstop in Invercargill, South Island NZ while Renault Captur <
Just when it looked like Team Brunel had put herself into an unassailable position on leg four of the Volvo Ocean Race, so the Doldrums have rolled the dice (in fact several times over the past day
Legend has it that over 31 days during 1788 the HMS Bounty of Captain Bligh made just 85 miles while attempting fruitlessly to round Cape Horn.
Renault Captur was approaching Wellington, New Zealand, this Saturday afternoon ready to set in motion their plan to repair their damaged starboard rudder blade.