News Archives: June 2016

  • Friends & Family

    Thursday, June 30, 2016 – Race Day 26 WEATHER: At last, the three crews in the second half of the fleet should experience a reprieve...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • Are We There Yet?

    Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - Race Day 25 WEATHER: The forecast for the next 24 hours is similar to that of yesterday, with crews seeing 20-25 knots...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • A Pacific Birthday

    Tuesday, June 28, 2016 – Race Day 24 WEATHER: With another big high pressure system stationary to the NW of our rowers, the breeze is...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • Ocean Arts & Crafts

    Monday, June 27, 2016 - Race Day WEATHER: For the next 48 hours, northeasterlies are in store for all crews. Teams to the west can...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • Ocean Visitors

    Sunday, June 26, 2016 – Race Day 22 WEATHER: Crews can expect an increase in wind strength this week as the NE'lies return. Late Wednesday / Thursday, the swell pattern...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • Flying-fish Zone

    Saturday, June 25, 2016 – Race Day 21 WEATHER: All rowers are forecast to have a pleasant 10 kt wind from the ENE for the next...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • Uniting Nations – Halfway There!

    Wednesday, June 24, 2016 - Race Day 20 WEATHER: The wind should be consistent through the weekend, with 10-15 knot trade winds flowing ENE for most...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • Closing the Gap

    Thursday, June 23, 2016 - Race Day 19 WEATHER: All rowers are set to have a reprieve from the weather this weekend. The wind is...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • USPS – At Sea

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 – Race Day 18 WEATHER: There is a band of strong winds, which has been lurking above 28 degrees North all...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • Not just dots on a screen

    Tuesday, June 21, 2016 – Race Day 17 WEATHER: Over the next 48 hours the swell will virtually double in size for all crews, from...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • Salon at Sea

    Monday, June 20, 2016 – Race Day 16 WEATHER: In the trade wind belt between 29 degrees North and 27 North, the wind is set to...

    Posted 1 year ago

  • Father’s Day

    Sunday, June 19, 2016 - Race Day 15 WEATHER: In the next 36 hours we may see the fleet concertina as front runner Uniting Nations remain...

    Posted 1 year ago