Chinese-flagged Dongfeng sustained the first major damage of the race when it hit an unidentified submerged object that destroyed the boat’s port rudder. However, the crew was able to get back on track in a matter ofhours, thanks to its impressive seamanship.
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Presented by Vetus-Maxwell. Got a tip? Send it to email@example.com No chafe, safe stay If you’re leaving the boat unattended for a longish period, there’s a lot to be said for cow-hitching the shorelines, as this sailor did. They’ll never let go, and so long as the ...read more