As if the VOR hasn’t been enough of a bummer for Vestas, they were handed another mighty blow as they dropped their rig in leg 7, just 100 miles from the Falkland Islands.
The rig was cut away, no injuries to the crew, and they are motoring to said Falklands.
We’d guess plugging waves like this doesn’t help…If it wasn’t for bad luck, they wouldn’t have any luck at all..
More here.