Day 4, RORC Transatlantic Race
29 November 2016
Mike Slade's Maxi, Leopard 3 continues to match the pace of Giovanni Soldini's MOD70, Maserati while they continue heading upwind working their way into the faster conditions in the pressure system ahead. Aragon, Arco Van Nieuwland and And...
RORC Transatlantic Race: Day Three Race Report
28 November 2016
670 miles of separation
By daybreak on the third day of the RORC Transatlantic Race, Lloyd Thornburg's American MOD70 Phaedo3, skippered by Brian Thompson was continuing to charge south, approaching the Cape Verde islands. 670 ...
RORC Transatlantic Race:Day Two
27 November 2016
As dawn broke on the second day of the RORC Transatlantic Race, the majority of the fleet were still to round Tenerife, the last mark of the course before the international racing fleet head out into the open waters of the Atlantic. Land effects w...
Ideal conditions for the start of the RORC Transatlantic Race
Arrecife, Lanzarote, 26 November 2016
The 3rd edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race started without a hitch in ideal conditions outside Marina Lanzarote. With a gentle breeze and slight sea state, it was a comfortable start to the 2,865 nautical mile ocean race to Camper & Nichol...
RORC Transatlantic Race: how to follow the race
Arrecife, Lanzarote, 25 November 2016
Tomorrow (Saturday 26 November), 14 yachts from 40-112ft will take the start of the third edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race from Lanzarote, Canary Islands headed for Camper & Nicholsons Port Louis Marina on the spice island of Grenada, Ca...
RORC Transatlantic Race: tomorrow the start
November 25, 2016
The 3rd edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race - organised by the Royal Ocean Racing Club in assocaition with the International Maxi Association and supported by Calero Marinas, Camper & Nicholson Marina, Port Louis Grenada and Grenada T...