Sailing News

Ocean Records – Route du Thé – Hongkong HKG-London GBR – Day 17, still on track, but the St-Helena anticyclone ahead


The first major obstacle ahead on the way up North across the South Atlantic will be the St-Helena anticyclone. The speed with 533nm sailed during the past 24 hours was still good, and Francis Joyon FRA with his IDEC team even extended the advantage on the record to 740nm. —– The race tracker and the daily news.