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“While it is true that the IRC Technical Committee is looking at the rating cost of composite standing rigging,” says Howells, “It is unlikely
Battered by huge seas and strong winds in the Bay of Biscay, nine of the 30 starters have either retired or been forced back to the French port of Les Sables d’Olonne for repairs.
The race started in
Last winter Joyon became the fastest person to sail single-handed around the world, setting a remarkable time of 57 days, 13 hours, knocking nearly two weeks off the previous record.
Last weekend the 52-year-old Frenchman set another record aboard his 97’
Mike made headlines in 2007 when he and his father sailed solo from England to Antigua in separate boats. He was just 14