Vende Globe - anyone?

Discussion in 'Sports' started by Navigare, Nov 13, 2012.

  1. Navigare

    Navigare Adventurer

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    I just admire this suckers - the most though and outstanding race ever!

    And now first Pole - Gutkowski with them, they rock!

    http://www.vendeeglobe.org/en/

    Your predictions, anticipations.
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  2. Sic Semper Tyrannis

    Sic Semper Tyrannis Plays with Banjos, Boats and Bikes...

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    Always.....

    simply amazed at the perserverance of these guys.

    Southern ocean here they come!!!!
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  3. Frougby

    Frougby Been here awhile

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    I love this sh@t, I am disappointed at the coverage L'equipe is giving these days. You gotta keep this going so I can get good updates.:freaky
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  4. Sic Semper Tyrannis

    Sic Semper Tyrannis Plays with Banjos, Boats and Bikes...

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  5. Frougby

    Frougby Been here awhile

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  6. Frougby

    Frougby Been here awhile

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    What ever happened to the british teenager like ellen or helen or something like it? Did I miss it or has she retired?

    I wish I could remember her name I will look it up and be back.
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  7. Mercury264

    Mercury264 Once you go Triple...

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    Ellen MacArthur.
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  8. Frougby

    Frougby Been here awhile

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    That's her. Am I thinking of a different person or didn't she win this in the early naughts?

    This is such an impressive event.:clap
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  9. Mercury264

    Mercury264 Once you go Triple...

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    She was second once I think :dunno
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