Saturday, 05 November 2011 | by ADOR
Wow – what a start. That has to be the most chaotic 40 minutes of sailing I have ever been involved with. Six teams with only 10 sailors trying to throw their 70 foot boats around a tiny course in 25 knots of wind.
I am not sure what our guest Zinedine Zidane made of it but he looked happy to get off!
We are already approaching Cabo de Palos only two and a half hours into the race. We have been struggling a bit at high speed reaching as we expected against the three Juan K boats but at least we have just overtaken Camper. I don’t foresee much rest tonight as we push on upwind towards Gibraltar. We are getting settled and will eat early while the waves are not too big.
date: Saturday, 05 November 2011 19:34:18 (Arabian Standard Time, UTC+04:00)
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