News Archives: Uniting Nations

  • Notable Quotables

    Thursday, August 4th, 2016 - Notable Quotables As things wind down for the 2016 edition of the Great Pacific Race, we would like to share...

    Posted 2 years ago

  • What are you wearing?!

    Friday, July 15th, 2016 - Race Day 41 WEATHER: Teams closest to Hawaii can expect winds between 15-20kt from the ENE clocking NE with wave height 8-15ft from...

    Posted 2 years ago

  • Uniting Nations arrive

    The first team to cross the finish line of the Great Pacific Race is Team Uniting Nations.  Their provisional race time is 39 days...

    Posted 2 years ago

  • Gary the Gull … and Eddy

    Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 - Race Day 38 WEATHER: Crews have been reporting in 5-10 knot winds from variable directions today. The wind direction for...

    Posted 2 years 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 2 years ago

  • Hot! Hot! Hot!

    Friday, June 17, 2016 - Race Day 13 WEATHER: Most of our rowers are in the centre of the high pressure system, which shifted south...

    Posted 3 years ago

  • Like a Mechanical Bull Ride

    Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - Race Day 10 WEATHER: The good news is that the winds for all teams will drop from 20 kts, to...

    Posted 3 years ago

  • Change in the Leader Board

    Thursday, June 9, 2016 - Race Day 5 WEATHER: Crews should see the wind abate this evening and remain in the low 20’s until after dawn....

    Posted 3 years ago

  • Off The Shelf

    Monday, June 6 - Race Day 2 WEATHER Forecast for Wednesday through the weekend: High-pressure systems cycle clockwise in the northern hemisphere and this is the...

    Posted 3 years ago

  • … And they are off!

    The afternoon weather conditions on June 4th were ideal for the start of the 2016 Great Pacific Race. “The idea of starting the race...

    Posted 3 years ago

  • The Great Pacific Race 2016 gets underway

    Eight crews, with representatives from 11 different countries set off on Saturday evening and began their long journey across the Pacific Ocean towards Hawaii....

    Posted 3 years ago

  • Race Start – 9 Days

    Over the last few days, the crews participating in this summer’s Great Pacific Race have been busily getting things organized, launching their boats and...

    Posted 3 years ago

  • Do you know the way to Monterey?

    As the start of the Great Pacific Race 2016 approaches the teams prepare for their journey to Monterey with their boats.  With 9 countries...

    Posted 3 years ago