from the nav station

Mark Chisnell is having a week off, so throughout this week at the B&G Blog, we will be featuring feedback from the Navigators themselves which relates to the B&G Navigators’ Prize for the Volvo Ocean Race.Here’s a short précis of today’s content:

The B&G Navigators’ Prize for the Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 will be awarded to the Navigator who has made the most effective use of meteorological, oceanographic and geographical information to gain distance on the majority of the fleet, as voted for by the seven competing Navigators themselves. Here’s a revealing (and somewhat poignant) little taster of opinion so far from Nicolas Lunven and Wouter Verbraak.

Read more here.