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Northbound and Down

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Northbound and Down


Cork, one of ten 68-foot ocean racing yachts competing in the Clipper 09-10 Round the World Yacht Race has struck a rock in the Java Sea yesterday, around 200 nautical miles north east of Jakarta. All 16 crew have been safely evacuated to two sister yachts, Team Finland and California. All are safe and next of kin have been informed.(from the Clipper race website). More