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  • 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 9 months ago

  • Poached Eggs and Spam

    Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 - Race Day 39 WEATHER: For the next 24 hours, crews can expect 15-20 E'ly winds. As the remnant low left...

    Posted 9 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 10 months ago

  • Music To Our Ears

    Monday, July 11th, 2016 - Race Day 37 WEATHER: For those teams nearer Hawaii winds have been 10-15 kt from the East. The three pairs...

    Posted 10 months ago

  • Losing Things at Sea

    Sunday, July 10th, 2016 - Race Day 36 WEATHER: For the next 24 hours, crews to the west may see anything from 08-17 knots of wind from...

    Posted 10 months ago

  • Behind the Scenes

    Saturday, July 9th, 2016 - Race Day 35 WEATHER: Despite the spread between the front and the back of the fleet winds have been virtually...

    Posted 10 months ago

  • Everyone is under 1,000 NM to go!

    Friday, July 8th, 2016 - Race Day 34 WEATHER: The forecast across the fleet is for 15-20 ENE winds for the next 48 hours. While the winds...

    Posted 10 months ago

  • Catching up with UN

    Thursday, July 7th, 2016 - Race Day 33 WEATHER: For the next 48 hours, crews will see 15-20 knots of wind from the NE, clocking to...

    Posted 10 months ago

  • Hurricane Blas Downgrades

    Tuesday, July 6, 2016 - Race Day 32 WEATHER: As the remains of Tropical-Storm Agatha - now post-tropical and not a storm at all -...

    Posted 10 months ago

  • Boat Bum Scrub Time

    Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - Race Day 31 WEATHER: The front three teams are now in a different band of weather to the second three...

    Posted 10 months ago

  • July 4th, Independence Day

    Monday, July 4, 2016 - Race Day 30 WEATHER: From west to east, crews should see between 20-25 knots and 15-20 knots ENE respectively. The wind...

    Posted 10 months ago

  • Storm Watch: Tropical Storm Blas

    Sunday, July 3, 2016 - Race Day 29 WEATHER: The ENE wind is expected to drop from 20 to 15 knots overnight; then down to 10 knots...

    Posted 10 months ago