Can they knock off Big Ben? Golding's sixth, Volvo Ocean Race - hotte
Welcome to this edition of Sail-World.com's UK newsletter.
The GB team is starting to assemble in Perth for the upcoming ISAF World Championships. Today we look at the Finn class and the question - Can anyone knock off Big Ben??
The tension is building for Mike Golding (Gamsea) and his co-skipper Bruno Dubois as the Transat Jacques Vabre start approaches. Mike is lining up for his sixth edition of this race from La Havre to Costa Rica. In 2009 he finished second with Spain's Javier ‘Bubi' Sanso.
British skipper Mike Golding (Gamesa) has participated in the last six editions of the race and his co-skipper Bruno Dubois (BEL/CAN) - Transat Jacques Vabre Transat Jacques Vabre
Ian Williams, currently leading the World Match Racing Tour rankings, is looking forward to the last event of the season, the Monsoon Cup in Terengganu, Malaysia which will decide the 2011 ISAF World Match Racing Champion.
The Volvo Ocean Race competitors are in countdown mode in Alicante, Spain as the leg 1 start on Saturday 5th November draws closer and Sail-World.com will keep you up to date with all the action.
Lots of local news this week - from Sprint 15s, Laser Radials, OK Dinghys, Flying 15s, Larks and much more.
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