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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 11 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 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

  • 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 months ago