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RORC Caribbean 600 2017 - Blog 3

What a difference a day makes! The wind has been slowly dying and the sea state calming down in the Caribbean Sea. A bit different to bouncing up the side of Sint Maarten! The last 24 hours have seen Arthur Logic stay mainly on the same southerly heading in light north easterly breeze as they sailed past Monserrat and then the west coast of Gua

RORC Caribbean 600 2017 – Blog 2

Good morning Blog Watchers! Team Arthur are currently under spinnaker in 12knot of NW breeze just above Redonda and about half way about the course. It’s been a tricky 24 hours for them – mid morning yesterday saw them under a big rain squall which stayed with them for quite a while. ‘Biblical’ was Jacko’s description! Philippe sent us some gre

RORC Caribbean 600 2017 - Blog 1

The 2017 edition of this amazing offshore race around nine islands in the beautiful Caribbean sea got underway at lunchtime yesterday. Arthur Logic, co-skippered by Chris ‘Jacko’ Jackson and Philippe Falle, with a multinational crew of Jane, Claire, Bradley, Les, Dmitriy, Alexander, David and Jim -  two Russians, two Irish, four Brits, an

RORC Caribbean 600 2016 Blog 6 - Less than 50 miles to go for Lancelot II!

While the team on Arthur Logic were heading for an early bath (sorry – Full English and a Pina Colada!), Team Vancouver on Lancelot II were keeping on keeping on. Since they resumed racing at around midnight (local time) they rounded La Desirade on the south eastern corner of Guadeloupe and settled in for a long reach all the way to the North

RORC Caribbean 600 2016 Blog 5 – Crew blog and Update from Arthur Logic

By crew member Sue on Arthur Logic: The battle of the Sailing Logic skippers is hotter than ever! Lancelot II were just ahead of us on the water after a long hard night on the rail.  The leg from St Barths to Guadeloupe was in East – South – East wind so it was 16 hours at 45 degrees on a long 140 mile beat averaging between 8 and 10 kn