Fatal Attraction

Fatal Attraction

In a final confirmation that the J/35 is truly an outdated whale of a yacht, a humpback calf has fully imprinted on a Sydney version of the racing boat, refusing to be separated from the boat as it tries to suckle from the through-hulls.

It’s funny but tragic, as the poor little bastard is unlikely to find its mother or another pod of whales to act as surrogates. Cetacean biologists say they can’t feed it because they don’t know what a baby humpback eats…

Here’s the report and a video.

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