Before you – the crew of the yacht Mobile 53 Anna Michael Matarawa, the only boat under the Russian flag among 76 participants of the regatta, THE Caribbean 600.
The picture was taken a few hours ago on the island of Antigua, where the finish (and before that started) the regatta participants. It’s time to congratulate the crew on successful completion of the challenging 600-mile race, which winds through 11 Caribbean Islands. In accordance with the preliminary results, the Anna occupies the 8th place in IRC1 division and 26th in the standings single-hull vessels. The result – 3 days, 17 hours, 14 minutes and 53 seconds on corrected time.
In addition Matarawa, the race was joined by two Russian skipper. Yacht of Yuri Fadeev First 40 Optimus Prime under the British flag – 7th in division IRC2 and 33rd in the Navy (3 days, 19 hours, 23 minutes and 14 seconds). As for the yacht Ivanka (Shipman 80), Viktor Malakhov under the flag of the Cayman Islands, she, alas, was forced to go the distance.
In conclusion, interesting information. According to the official race page on Facebook, the second place in a virtual regatta, THE Caribbean 600 took Russian Raketa. The winner of the Swiss Buddha-BSP – our virtual team lost only 21 seconds!