The latest from our friends at the Pacific Cup—
Kaneohe Bay, HI, July 18, 2014 – Frank Slootman’s R/P 63 Mini Maxi Invisible Hand (formerly Limit) is the first boat to finish in the 2014 Pacific Cup with a unofficial finish time of 12:44:11 PDT. The Hand has an all-star crew comprising America’s Cup and Olympic champions, sailmakers, and others with significant ocean racing experience.
Invisible Hand left San Francisco Bay on July 11 as part of the last group of starters on the 2,070-mile crossing.
To see how the race is progressing, use the Yellowbrick race tracker on PacificCup.org. You can also check the website’s Daily Standings and Position log, which shows rankings based on the mandatory morning check-in, data from the a boat’s last two days of progress and the official Pacific Cup algorithm.
This article was syndicated from BLUE PLANET TIMES