Yesterday’s second wave of starters in the Transatlantic Race 2015 have been enjoying substantially better conditions for their get-away from the US, compared to the first group that set sail
The majority of the 37 boats competing in the Transatlantic Race 2015 launched off the starting line into a brisk southwesterly breeze just after 1400 EDT.
Among the first starters of the 2015 Transatlantic Race, waterline length is prevailing.
With 13 boats having left Sunday on the 2,800 mile Transatlantic Race 2015, a second group of 20 is likewise due to begin the journey today (1st July) from off Castle Hill Lighthouse in Narraganset
Since yesterday passing the exclusion zones around Nantucket Shoals and, further to the east, the Northern Right Whale Critical habitat, the 13 strong first wave of boats competing in the Transatla
Instead of launching straight into a downhill sleigh ride, the 13 first starters in the Transatlantic Race 2015 have endured a tricky first night at sea.
An intense low-pressure system rolling up the Atlantic Coast put competitors and race officials on edge for the 48 hours leading up to the first start of the Transatlantic Race 2015, from Newport,
This morning at 02:22, 24-year-old Magma Structures skipper Alan Roberts became the top British Solitaire du Figaro – Eric Bompard finisher in 40 years.