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Clipper Race: Heavy Weather Blow

  • Fri, 13 Apr 2018 07:17

Very few professional sailors can say they have sailed in hurricane force winds and a phenomenal sea state with waves greater than 14 meters, but at 1800 yesterday this was the official situation facing the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race fleet in the North Pacific Ocean…

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