On the 157th day Golden Globe Race round-the-world British yachtswoman – the youngest participant of the race, she’s only 29 years – in a violent storm (60 knot winds!) lost the mast in 2000 miles West of Cape horn after a full revolution of its yacht 360 degrees.
Now only five of the eighteen boats started in France continue to fight for a Golden globe in the main competition.
More details in the new material by Vladimir Snegirev, published in “Rossiyskaya Gazeta” –
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