Breaking news from Esmeralda OK: “Friends, in consultation with the doctors we have to officially report the following: Igor will not be able to go to sea and continue the race in January.
Under the terms of the race, as we have already mentioned, Esmeralda can complete it in class, Chichester at any time – with the same conditions and restrictions that acted to stay in Australia. In the Golden Globe Race no time limit on the course, including class Chichester, where it is permitted only one stop.
We hope that Igor will be able to continue the race in November 2019. Soon will post the appeal of Igor”.