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2500 Miles Without a Keel

Jean-Pierre Dick has bravely succeeded in completing his 2500-mile keel-less balancing act to safely finish in the Vendée Globe singlehanded round the world race. He crossed the Les Sables d’Olonne finishing line with Virbac Paprec 3 after 86 days, 3 … Continue reading

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Keel Row

As French single-handed sailor François Gabart basks in well-earned adulation for his record-breaking victory in the Vendee Globe round the world non-stop yacht race (and let’s not forget Armel Le Cléac’h, who finished only just over 3 hours behind), spare … Continue reading

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