19 August 2014

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The World of Sailing Map

Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race: "Day Eight: AM Update - Ten yachts are still racing in the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race although the next yacht to finish the gruelling 1800 mile race is not expected until tomorrow evening. Over the last 24 hours a low pressure system that arrived from the north west is bringing gale force headwinds that are hampering the progress of the fleet north of the Irish coast..."
More info: http://roundbritainandireland.rorc.org/home.html
Tracking: http://roundbritainandireland.rorc.org/2014-fleet-tracking.html
Round Britain and Ireland Race Twitter feed via johnthecrowd.com

Sail-World.com : 2014 Chicago Grand Slam - Canfield wins: "2014 Chicago Grand Slam - The cold, foggy weather... race managers postponed for about one hour until the conditions cleared enough to set up the course and start racing the Semi-Finals and Consolation round to determine fifth - eighth places. The northerly wind at 10-12 knots started building and shifting to the northeast to reach the low teens, with the accompanying sea state also progressing from choppy to lumpy to massively messy....  "

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