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Old 12-07-2016, 04:48 PM
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Images from on board Edmund De Rothschild: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3f2nnH_N1xw
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Trackers:
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Old 12-07-2016, 05:30 PM
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More French aerial video: https://twitter.com/VendeeGlobe/stat...14667179085824
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Old 12-07-2016, 08:06 PM
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Hey Doug,
Where are there some good photos/drawings of the rigs on these boats??

I notice some don't appear to carry ANY spreaders at all
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Old 12-07-2016, 08:32 PM
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Hey, Brian-you might look on the Vendee site(post #1 in this thread) or google Francois Chevalier who does great renders of many different boats. I think the IMOCAS use big on-deck spreaders.....
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Old 12-07-2016, 10:04 PM
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Alex is going a bit faster than Le Cleach but is 133NM behind.
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Old 12-08-2016, 01:13 PM
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Broken rudders-Roman Attanasio in South Africa attempting repairs:

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Old 12-08-2016, 06:23 PM
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Amazing-both trackers down at 6:22 Eastern !
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Old 12-08-2016, 09:08 PM
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Go Alex!(safely!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIhNLkWNe5I
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Old 12-09-2016, 04:02 PM
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If you want to see just how little the Vendee(IMOCA) rules would have to change to allow full flying foiling instead of foil assist go here:
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Old 12-09-2016, 04:26 PM
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Old 12-10-2016, 11:20 AM
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Rich Wilson-"Great American IV" chart table "tour": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mB7NExnHHJ8
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Old 12-12-2016, 10:29 AM
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No wind.....https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mPxPIe2JGY Go Alex!
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Old 12-14-2016, 03:02 PM
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Old 12-15-2016, 03:24 PM
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