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FINAL HIGHLIGHTS VIDEO: REVIEW OF THE 2017 RORC CARIBBEAN 600
Tuesday 28th February 2017

Monday, February 27th 2017, Antigua
Video: Final highlights: Review of the 2017 RORC Caribbean 600 - A totally unique race


Highlights of the 2017 RORC Caribbean 600 © Roddy Grimes-Graeme/Acquafilms - @acquafilmsantigua

77 boats - 600 miles - 30 nations - 11 Caribbean Islands - 1 Amazing race

The 2017 RORC Caribbean 600 started in magnificent conditions with the largest ever offshore fleet assembled in the Caribbean enjoying sparkling conditions.

Close to 900 sailors from 30 different nations competed in the 9th edition of the Royal Ocean Racing Club's classic offshore race. Olympic medallists, America's Cup winners and round the world sailors competed alongside passionate corinthians on the same 600 mile race course around 11 Caribbean islands, starting and finishing in Antigua.

The 2017 edition will be remembered for highly competitive racing throughout the fleet, with American yachts winning the major prizes. The race was affected by unusual weather conditions, with a low pressure system sending the wind direction spinning through 360º of the compass.

Start footage, interviews with winners and skippers in the 77 boat fleet, plus on board action from the race course.

To keep up to date with all the news and to follow the race. www.caribbean600.rorc.org

2018 race starts from Antigua on Monday, February 19th.


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