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!!! Latest update !!!

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Pieter will cross the finish line tonight, between 9.30pm (UTC+1) and 23.30pm (UTC+1). There are 2 possible scenario’s after the crossing: 1 – If Pieter manages to cross the Finish …

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ETA still uncertain

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ETA still uncertain: Dutch skipper is keeping his foot down to be able to finish in Les Sables d’Olonne this evening. Read more: http://www.vendeeglobe.org/en/news/19031/a-race-against-the-clock-for-pieter-heerema  

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Huge waves

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Waves above a line 42N (Vigo) will increase further overnight and tomorrow. As they are already huge (Southern Ocean proportions, but a bit steeper) I decided to run South East …

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Strange feelings

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The decision has been made. I love that: play around with an idea, look at it from different perspectives, calculate, let it rest for a few hours and then: BOOM …

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Delay

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Delay….. Unfortunately Pieter had to decide to postpone his arrival due to stormy weather and huge waves that are expected in the Gulf of Biscay. Check it out on windytv.com. It is a …

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Sailing East

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Presently NoWayBack is sailing East , more or less direction France in light patchy winds, about 100nm North of the Azores Islands. Looking at windyty or gribs you might wonder …