World On Water Global Sailing News – May 15, 2020
Published on May 15th, 2020
This week’s “World on Water” global sailing news show produced by www.boatson.tv. Here are the updates on offer during the COVID-19 pandemic:
In this week’s “WoW TV”:
• The highly unusual incident in the Semi Finals of the Alpari Match Race Sweden Cup where a finishing yacht with spinnaker up rolled onto a course mark, and with the sheet hooked on the bouy, dragged it down the course. It makes for fascinating vision.
• The Ocean Race released the full movie of the great 2001-02 Volvo Ocean Race. Apert from the great line up of yachts, all the modern day sailors were there – Blake, Kostecki, Shoebridge, Dalton, etc.
• Hugo the Sailing Frenchman in the Clipper Round The World Race has released his story of their crossing of the Southern Ocean.
• Sizzling Finn action.
• Louay Habib talks to Dee Caffari on sailing around the world both ways.