Parade. Simeon holding a little girl. Justin kissing a young child he's holding. Dockout. Nicho: Double pointer, only 8 days. People think it's short, but if you push it hard you feel it. Start. Brad: "Good breeze here." Other boats behind them. TTToP crossing astern at mark rounding. (Think that's the port-starboard between Vestas and TTToP behind them.) leeward mark rounding. Vestas astern. Nicolai on the helm going downwind under the bridge with MAPFRE and Dongfeng (and Brunel, invisible) ahead of them. Vestas 3 boatlengths to starboard. Simeon: Thinks they did well, except at the top mark. Felt my heart beating in my throat there. Now out of the bay into the fog. MAPFRE behind them. Jules: third place at the moment. Just trynig to wriggle our way around the exclusion zone. Discussion of J0 vs. J1.
|other boat||Dongfeng Race Team, MAPFRE, Sun Hung Kai/Scallywag, Team Brunel, Turn The Tide On Plastic and Vestas 11th Hour Racing|
|people||Brad Farrand, Chris Nicholson, Jules Salter, Justin Ferris, Nicolai Sehested and Simeon Tienpont|
|published||Sun, 20 May 2018 23:57:57 UTC|
|tags||8 Days Feels Like A Long Time If You're Not Sleeping, Child, Double-points Leg, Family, Felt My Heart Beating In My Throat There, Fog, Good Byes, J0, J1, Kisses, Maneuver, Mark Rounding, Other Boat, Parade and Start|