Category Archives: Day Two

Maserati

After a spectacular night-time passage of the Stromboli volcano, the heated battle between Maserati Multi70 and Phaedo3 continues off the Aeolian Islands. The English craft has been leading the Rolex Middle Sea Race since the start, but currently the two … Continue reading

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Skye

Sunday October 23rd During the night our tactician #RJ_official decided to do some tacks to get us in a better position in our own field. This worked out as planned, getting the Skye from the back fleet up to the … Continue reading

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Benemedo Sailing Team

Crew and the boat has a perfect sailing from Valletta to Malta in gradient wind aroud 15 knots. We had a gennaker up and it was a perfect sailing. Now we are changing the shifts and preparing for what weather … Continue reading

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Patricia 2 Team Pogo

Having just past Mt Etna the wind completely left us and we sat in a hole with so many boats it resembled a car park.  while the racing is slow now but still intense we managed to say buongiono to … Continue reading

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Phosphorus

Just passed through the north of the Messina Straits. A busy 24 hours up the eastern coast of Sicily. We saw plenty of changes in wind direction and speed, resulting in a series of sail changes – mostly J1, code … Continue reading

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Wild Joe

After a good start moving away from Malta our aim was to stay as close as possible to the leading group – Rambler, Phaedo3 and Momo – in the same weather system. Approaching to Sicilia we caught a 20 litre plastic can with … Continue reading

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Dorade

It’s been very slow today, not only for us but also for the majority of the fleet. The wind has shifted nearly 200 degrees in the past 12 hours, going from two knots to a max of 11. However, the … Continue reading

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S.Y ‘EH01′ Global Yacht Racing

18th October So, it was an interesting evening, as predicted the weather was not as predicted! We had a few sail changes going from the A1 to the J2 and back again, then back again, and now have the J2 … Continue reading

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Jivaro

With a huge sigh of relief we got moving again at 7:54pm … after the morale had sunk to its lowest since the start of the succession of stop- and-go endured since we reached the first patch of calms in … Continue reading

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Elusive

Amazing sunset over calm waters for the Elusive crew

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