News Archives: Great Pacific Race 2018

  • Race Day 14 – June 20th

    Weather:  Uniting Nations Row continues to enjoy lighter and more favorable weather at the front of the fleet with 15-16 kt winds from the...

    Posted 2 hours ago

  • Race Day 13 – June 19th

    Weather:  Again today we will see slightly lighter conditions for Uniting Nations Row with 10-14 kt winds from the North West, becoming North /...

    Posted 13 hours ago

  • Race Day 12 – June 18th

    Weather:  Conditions vary slightly across the fleet.  For Uniting Nations Row, winds are under 10 kts and variable in direction from West North West...

    Posted 2 days ago

  • Race Day 9 – June 15th

    Weather:  Our lead boat of Uniting Nations Row will see winds at 14-15 kts from the North North West.  Seas will be at 8...

    Posted 4 days ago

  • Race Day 8 – June 14th

    Weather:  Team Uniting Nations Row will see winds from 16-19 kts from the North with seas at about 10 ft at 9 seconds.  Teams...

    Posted 5 days ago

  • Race Day 7 – June 13th

    Weather:  Winds will be similar for all our crews for the next 24 hours at 18-22 kts, with seas from 9-11 ft at about...

    Posted 1 week ago

  • Race Day 6 – June 12th

    Weather:  18 - 20 kts of wind from the NNW with big seas up to 10ft from the NW and cloudless skies.  An ideal...

    Posted 1 week ago

  • Statement Regarding Team Ripple Effect

    The members of Team Ripple Effect have made the decision to withdrawal from the Great Pacific Race.  This morning at 09:16 the Race Office...

    Posted 1 week ago

  • Race Day 5 – June 11th

    Monday, June 11th, 2018 - Race Day 5 Weather:  We are starting to see some relief from the weather for our rowers.  Over the next...

    Posted 1 week ago

  • Statement Regarding Team Attack Poverty

    Statement on Team Attack Poverty – 11th June 2018 On Sunday, June 10th at 20:19 PDT the Great Pacific Race control office were called by...

    Posted 1 week ago

  • Race Day 3 – June 9th

    Saturday, June 9th, 2018 - Race Day 3 WEATHER: The 24 hours weather forecast is slightly different for our teams of 4 vs our team of...

    Posted 2 weeks ago

  • Race Day One – June 7th

    Thursday, June 7th, 2018 - Race Day 1 WEATHER: Current wind conditions are about 16-20 knots between the West and North West. The sea state...

    Posted 2 weeks ago

  • The 2018 Great Pacific Race Is Underway

    The 2018 Edition of the Great Pacific Race is underway! Wednesday, June 6th was a busy and exciting day for our rowers here in Monterey. ...

    Posted 2 weeks ago

  • Great Pacific Race start schedule

    The race start is scheduled  for Wednesday June 6th at 6pm (PST) from Monterey, CA, 93940.  If you would like to attend the start we recommend...

    Posted 2 weeks ago

  • Great Pacific Race Launch Dinner

    Last night was the Launch Dinner for participates, support crews, host families and family, friends and supporters of the crews in the Great Pacific...

    Posted 3 weeks ago

  • Great Pacific Race 2018 start is delayed

    After assessing the weather forecast for the proposed race start day (Saturday June 2nd) and for the days immediately thereafter the Race Director, Chris...

    Posted 3 weeks ago

  • Great Pacific Prologue Race roundup

    The teams participating in the Great Pacific Race took part in the Great Pacific Prologue race on Wednesday May 30th. This event is designed...

    Posted 3 weeks ago

  • The Great Pacific Race app now live

    Yet again, New Ocean Wave, the team behind the Great Pacific Race, are breaking new ground with the launch of the first ever ocean...

    Posted 1 month ago

  • Feel the Aloha

    Aloha is vitally important to anyone rowing in the Great Pacific Race.  Whilst it's difficult to put into words exactly what Aloha is we...

    Posted 1 month ago

  • Video capability for all crews

    We are thrilled to announce that all crews taking part in the Great Pacific Race will be provided with specialist satellite and video editing...

    Posted 2 months ago