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Board » Sailonline Race Committee » Race proposals » Leopard by Finland in ARC

A group of Finnish sailors have rented the 100ft monohull Leopard for the ARC this year.

Their aim is to beat the current ARC record of 10 days, 21 hours and 25 minutes from Las Palmas to St. Lucia.

I think it would be nice to try to duplicate the record attempt with our 100ft monohull polar, the race starts on November 23rd.
The calendar is quite busy late Nov / early Dec, but there might be capacity to include this. The SWR Leg 2 will be well underway and there are a few week races.

Do you think timed or fleet?

Kevin
As there is a known start time I think a fleet race would be best so we'd start as they do for their record attempt.

https://www.facebook.com/leopardbyfinland

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