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RACE AREA: South Atlantic Ocean.

BOATS: Volvo 70 Class only.

START: Saturday, November 13th 19:00 UTC at Cape Town.
Royal Cape Yacht Club will lay a start line between anchored committee boat and large orange buoy S33.870 / E18.150 approximately due EAST offshore Cape Town Harbour.

Starting from NORTH WEST to SOUTH EAST,
Passing Cape of Good Hope, (One of the three traditional sailing “Great Capes”, along with Cape Leeuwin Western Australia & Cape Horn, South America that traditionally separated the Atlantic from the Indian Oceans),
Passing laid mark 34.150S / 18.68E to Port, but either way will work.

Finish from SOUTH EAST to NORTH WEST offshore of Cochin, India.
Distance 90nm approximately.

FINISH: at starting line between Committee Boat and large orange buoy, N9.915 / E 76.200 approximately.

All mark positions given are approximate and in the format displayed by race client program.

Correct large scale charts must be used.
There are no special fairway marks or obstructions.

Cajun Queen T-Shirt for 1st, 2nd and 3rd to finish.
Mt Gay Rum for first “Kiwi” yacht to finish.
Other prizes may be announced.

T-SHIRTS: Send an email to info@cajunqueeneurope.com with size of your T-Shirt and full address. Sizes are S, M, L, XL and there are female shirts as well.

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