No, this ain’t Cape Horn, it’s the Volvo Ocean Race fleet a couple of days ago battling through the Strait of Gibraltar. Sorry, but anyone who says a boat needs to be a full-foiler to be exciting, needs to have their head examined! Alas, things have gone a good deal lighter in the days since. For the latest position reports, click here.
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Presented by Vetus-Maxwell. Got a tip? Send it to firstname.lastname@example.org Check the waypoint Most errors with GPS and paper chart navigation are caused by the operator punching in the wrong numbers or plotting the lat/long incorrectly. The surest way to double-check a ...read more