26 Oct '16, 2pm

Big Boat Advantage at Rolex Middle Sea Race

Big Boat Advantage at Rolex Middle Sea Race

(October 26, 2016; Day 5) – Tension at the 2016 Rolex Middle Sea Race was heightened yesterday as the door opened by Rambler 88’s finish in the early hours was widened further by more arrivals. It was a trickle of finishers rather than a flood, but there was drama all the same, where the battle to secure class wins and post a claim to the overall title raged throughout the day. With the forecast suggesting a period of fading breeze on the course area, the race pendulum was swinging in favour of the bigger, faster yachts. The incentive to keep pushing to the finish was evident. Despite sailing in the rapidly disappearing wake of Rambler 88 in the second half of the race, the remainder of IRC Class 1 yachts could sense an opportunity for a class win having kept pace with the mighty American maxi at least until Trapani. Jens Dolmer’s VO70 Trifork was sitting on top of the pil...

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