19 July 2015

Transpac Update, Maxi Trimaran Lending Club 2 Videos

Transpac race analysis for July 18 by Dobbs Davis of Seahorse Magazine. Published on Jul 18, 2015

Transpac updates:
Wild Oats gets Hawaiian christening and light air ahead for last start"...“We started this tradition in 1997, the year we broke the course record [on Pyewacket],” said Disney. “We felt this may have had some influence on our good luck that race, so we did it again in 1999, and broke the record again, so its become a tradition every race since.” The Wild Oats team is composed of several well-seasoned Pyewacket alumni with nearly 100 Transpac races among them teamed up with co-skipper Mark Richards and his well-honed team of Aussies and Kiwis who have won the Sydney-Hobart Race an unprecedented 8 times on this canting-keeled Reichel/Pugh-designed 100-foot yacht ..."

LendingClub - Transpac Record Departure - published on Jul 15, 2015

Lending Club Sailing - Transpac record day 2 - published on Jul 16, 2015
Ryan describes conditions onboard maxi trimaran Lending Club 2 as they average 30 knots headed direct for Hawaii.

Maxi-trimaran Lending Club 2 sailing on San Francisco Bay. Published on Jul 14, 2015

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