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 10 months ago

  • Mother Nature at her Worst … and Best

    Sunday, July 17th, 2016 - Race Day 43 WEATHER: CELIA has now passed all our crews and the crews are now coping with the unfavorable...

    Posted 10 months 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 11 months 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 11 months 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 11 months 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 11 months 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 11 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months 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 12 months ago