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The Yacht Racing Podcast: Episode 32 – Week 9 Vendee Globe Special with Conrad Colman

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Yacht Racing Life website editor Justin Chisholm is joined once again by ocean racing expert Conrad Colman to mull over the latest goings on in the Vendee Globe solo around-the-world yacht race on the fleet’s ninth week at sea.

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Amongst the topics the pair discuss:

– Pip Hare’s daring and heroic mid-ocean rudder replacement
– Should Alex Thomson have packed a spare rudder?
– The needle match going on between Charlie Dalin and Thomas Ruyant for second place
– Will Yannick Bestaven’s lead dwindle away over coming days?
– Hats off to Damien Seguin and Louis Burton for their performances so far on non-foiling boats – at the time of recording they are fourth and fifth respectively
– What happens next? Who will suffer most from a restart?

To ask Justin and Conrad a question about the Vendee Globe you can email them at info@yachtracing.life or contact us on Twitter via @yachtracinglife


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