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Fantastic Win for Teasing Machine

Eric de Turckheim's French Nivelt-Muratet 54 Teasing Machine is the overall winner of the 2017 RORC Transatlantic Race. Whilst many of the record 23 yacht fleet are still racing, none of them can better Teasing Machine's corrected time under IRC. Teasing Machine is the smallest yacht to win the RORC... Read more

Tight Finish, open battle

There is a lot going on out on the Atlantic at the moment and it’s fair to say that the Atlantic Anniversary Regatta incorporating the RORC Transatlantic Race is far from over. Read more

First German participant "Outsider" conquers the finish line!

Team Outsider was team number 4 finishing AAR Westbound incorporating RORC Transatlatinc Race 2017 at Grenada. 13d 14h 49m 34s of tough sailing the team finished in the early morning hours of Saturday, 09th December. After "Aragon" finishing one day before, the direct competitors were very close... Read more

Aragon Finish in Style

The second boat to finish the 2017 RORC Transatlantic Race was Jochen Bovenkamp's Marten 72 Aragon, crossing the finish line in Grenada at 07 hrs 49 mins 37 secs UTC on Friday 8 December. Completing the race in an elapsed time of 12 days 19 hrs 49 mins 37 secs, the powerful Maxi showed a tremendous... Read more

Battles on the open Atlantic

21 yachts are still racing in the RORC Transatlantic Race. At 0800 UTC on the 13th day, Jochen Bovenkamps's Marten 72 Aragon was 273 miles from the finish and estimated to arrive at Camper & Nicholsons Port Louis Marina around midnight local time on Thursday 7th December. The ETA for Teasing... Read more