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    Vendee Globe 2020

    This is absolutely braindead. Stop this.
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    Vendee Globe 2020

    https://www.facebook.com/AlexThomsonRacing/posts/5333771043303571?__cft__[0]=AZXllXW6WicXqNribhzDUSAnOc3cK3nIsEvifNFlIP__74g0CgHIFgQBnLsRvYJilV5UTaY2N5uxz-TSF8Yj4lcsH6py9_TLt9m13BBF49P-aBWLjZDlbGscph_HaZvIUUn59LEwa7cyKXLYqPpnmZLvllUHEtcGlWUDT2qhI_Q-Hg&__tn__=%2CO%2CP-R TEAM STATEMENT At approximately 19:00 UTC on Saturday 21st November, Alex notified the team on shore of a possible structural issue onboard the HUGO BOSS boat. At the time, Alex was located approximately 800 miles east of Rio de Janeiro in the South Atlantic ocean, and was 13 days into the Vendée Globe round-the-world yacht race. Alex and the team, together with our appointed naval architects and structural engineers, are now working together to assess the extent of the structural issue and to determine a repair programme and timeline. Alex is safe and well onboard, and in regular dialogue with the team. The Vendée Globe race organisation has been notified and is being kept well informed. We kindly ask that members of the public refrain from attempting to contact the team at this time. A further update will be released on Sunday 22nd November. Uh oh...
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    Vendee Globe 2020

    Please post on github
  4. james3232

    Vendee Globe 2020

    If, hypothetically, I wrote a script that used you marine traffic premium subscription to take a screenshot of the Vendée fleet and put it online every 30 mins, would that be acceptable?
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    Vendee Globe 2020

    Any news if we're going to get https://tracker.ee/ this go around?
  6. james3232

    Emirates Team New Zealand.

    Na, 360 camera and then rotated after the fact, or something like dji osmo with a remote control on a nearby tender. No way you'd be able to choreograph this.
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    Find a boat game: Fastnet on a budget

    https://yachts.apolloduck.co.uk/boat/whitbread-30/590115 raced against May Contain Nuts for a few years. Great little boat, they've completed many fastnets crewed and singlehanded
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    Transat Jacque Vabre 2019

    What has Alex seen that noone else has?
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    Transat Jacque Vabre 2019

    Currently logging boatspeed, cog, location and forecast wind on all boats in the fleet in some hope of building polars
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    Transat Jacque Vabre 2019

    Really hope Alex hasn’t taken another extended nap
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    Transat Jacque Vabre 2019

    IE shown to be not competitive in OD fleet given the situation on the race course right now?
  12. james3232

    Transat Jacque Vabre 2019

    Boats only built for going downhill
  13. james3232

    Luna Rossa Challenge. AC 36

    Thats the kinda knowledge I come to SA for.
  14. james3232

    Team NYYC

    What you build vs what you get. 3d model isnt going to account for surface finish, shrinkage or that extra .5mm of layup around the bottom of the pole
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    New Hugo Boss Spotted

    RM is owned by flir, who alsmot definitely do the cameras