The Trade Wind Are Now Sailing In Rorc Transatlantica

The multihulls that are leading are now nearly halfway on its course in the RORC Transatlantic Race (RORCTR). The boat has covered the distance of 1,700 miles already. On the other hand, the small size boats have covered the distance of 500 to 600 nautical miles so far and to complete the voyage, they have to sail nearly 2,500 miles more.

At UTC 0800, the Multihull of Giovanni Soldini 70 Maserati got the lead over its competitors Peter Cunningham boat MOD 70 PowerPlay. He has chosen a route which towards the south direction a bit. Both the boats had split their direction in order to get an advantage over their competitor.
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