We Are Water returns to the Med
We Are Water crossed the longitude of Gibraltar today, Monday April 6th at 0414UTC, after 95 days, 16 hours and 14 minutes of racing. At this morning’s 0400 position update they were 56.8 miles behind One Planet One Ocean & Pharmaton, and sailing at 9.4 knots to the fourth placed boat’s 8.7 knots in moderate easterlies.
One Planet One Ocean & Pharmaton, who crossed the Straits last night, are about 25 miles south-west of Malaga, reaching towards the south Spanish coast.
Reanult Captur in sixth are now less than 2,000 miles from the finish and back up to double figure boat speeds as they reach the stronger north-easterly trade winds. Some 1,200 miles behind, around 450 miles south-west of the Cape Verde islands, Spirit of Hungary are also making 10 knots to the north.