BIRW 2018

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SCROLL DOWN FOR LEG UPDATES January 2, 2018 Report by Peter Rusch:  Close racing marked the start of Leg 4 of the Volvo Ocean Race from Melbourne, Australia to Hong Kong. Overall Volvo Ocean Race leader MAPFRE was at the head of the fleet off the starting line. Leg 4,...
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by CLEMMIE EVERETT A lot of sailors think hard about the start, and talk a lot about upwind speed and playing windshifts, but often the process of rounding the windward mark and transitioning onto the downwind leg gets lost in the shuffle. In sailboat racing, every tiny bit counts, and having...
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January/February 2018 WindCheck