VIDEO: Crossing the Atlantic on MOD70
Published on December 9th, 2016
Giovanni Soldini’s MOD70 Maserati finished the 2016 RORC Transatlantic Race on December 3, completing the crossing in 7 days, 8 hours, 44 minutes and 23 seconds. Here’s their video from the race.
• The third RORC Transatlantic Race starts in Lanzarote on Saturday November 26, 2016 and the 2,995 nautical mile race runs through the Canary Islands before crossing the Atlantic to arrive in Grenada
• The race is run in association with the International Maxi Association (IMA)
• The winner of the RORC Transatlantic Race Trophy for best elapsed time under IRC in 2015 was Jean-Paul Riviere’s 100ft Finot-Conq. Nomad IV also won IRC overall and the IMA Trophy for monohull line honours. Nomad IV also set a new monohull record for the RORC Transatlantic Race: 10 days 07 hours 06 minutes and 59 seconds