08 December 2015

2016 Resolute Cup, US Yacht Clubs Corinthian Championship (video)

The 2016 Resolute Cup, A Corinthian Championship for U.S. Yacht Clubs - Top yacht clubs from around the United States will converge on the New York Yacht Club Harbour Court in Newport, R.I., September, 2016, to see which among them can claim to have the fastest sailors. This Corinthian one-design competition in supplied boats is a true test of sailing skill and a celebration of amateur sailing. Published on Dec 7, 2015

RORC  Transatlantic Race: Nomad IV on final approach:
Nomad IV
Finot 100 - MLT100
Speed: 14.6 knots @ 244.50°
Skipper: Jean-Paul Riviere
Position at: 07 Dec 2015 20:00 UTC
Lat/Lon: 14° 56.91 N, 057° 31.53 W
DTF: 304.0 NM
1st 1st in IRC Overall
1st 1st in IRC Z
More info: http://rorctransatlantic.rorc.org/ and follow progress of the race via the Race Tracker.

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