- Jun 19, 2013
Hugo Boss announced Alex had quit the race?
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His team reported that he’s retiring. Just headed back to Cape Town to abandon. The rudder damage was irreparable.Hugo looks a little like he's heading to Cape Town. He's sailing on a course towards CT and into lighter air. Maybe he'll do the repair in the lighter air and smaller waves and rejoin the race?
You have to finish with a boat in one piece to win. slowing down a tad can make you very fast .Sam seems to be consistantly running a knot or two off the main pace and has been caught by the second larger group. Not sure why as she's a very experienced sailor and has done Vendee previously.