Mark Chisnell previews – again – the action for Leg 5 as the start is postponed to Tuesday evening at 20:00 UTC. Last week we looked at the overall strategy for the most demanding leg of the race; down into the Southern Ocean and around Cape Horn before turning north to Itajai in Brazil.
We also worried about an ugly little storm brewing north of Fiji. A week later, that storm is called Tropical Cyclone Pam, and it’s already taken lives in Vanuatu and made headlines around the world. Read on.