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Starwax

Member Since 14 Sep 2009
Offline Last Active Feb 14 2017 03:38 PM
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In Topic: Vendee Globe 2016?

14 February 2017 - 08:29 AM

Conrad really has had a tough time. I really hope he can get a jury rig and still finish.


In Topic: invisible hand

02 February 2017 - 01:37 PM

Anybody know what the class rules are or where they maybe located? Appears the class only has a FB page.

 

Yeah I was wondering this too. does anyone know the difference between a pac 52 and tp52? 


In Topic: Vendee Globe 2016?

01 February 2017 - 09:24 AM

Loius Isn't far away now, next one in :) Nice to see everyone is heading back, guess the next interesting part will be the gaggle of boats from 9th place to 15th. 


In Topic: Vendee Globe 2016?

19 January 2017 - 01:55 PM

I think one thing is that Thompson has proved himself capable again. Even though he didn't train with the french, and did his own thing. Its an improvement on his last position and this time he wasn't gifted it. Not that i think at all he didn't deserve 3rd last time, he did however benefit from another persons miss fortune. He has won a lot of fans in france too!

 

This time he went and pushed for first the whole way round and gave us a hell of a story.

 

I have fully enjoyed watching all the video's and feeds. Big kudos to all the sailors in this edition, and hats of to ALC for eventually (hopefully) sealing a 1st place. You deserve it. 


In Topic: Vendee Globe 2016?

18 January 2017 - 09:00 AM

I thought in that video he sounded much more strained then ALC. ALC will know exactly where Thompson is anyway because of the tracker. 

 

Really enjoyed following this edition though, plenty more stories to be told yet too!