Comes the second day of the jubilee, the 75th race, the Rolex Sydney to Hobart yacht race. The fight continued 155 yacht from the 157 released at the start.
Leaders – 100-foot “of supermaxi” who are fighting for Line Honours, – have already passed more than half way and approaching the island of Tasmania. The most difficult part of the route – famous for its unpredictable Bass Strait, this time to them is clearly supportive.
Later in the day and 6 hours after the start, ahead of double race winner and record-holder “Sydney – Hobart,” Comanche (skippers – Samantha Grant and Jim Cooney). Last night the boat lost the lead to rivals from InfoTrack and SHK Scallywag, but now the status quo is restored. Black rushes forward with a speed of 21 knots, to finish this boat remains 230,7 nautical miles.
Followed by: 2. InfoTrack – backlog from the leader of 5.9 miles. 3. Black Jack – 11,7. 4. SHK Scallywag is 11.9. 5. Wild Oats XI is 17.6.
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