Rodrigo Azcueta, Cape Horn Engineering.
Let’s start with the basics. The race consists of 11 ocean Legs, 8 Inshore Races and 8
Pro-Am Races. All up, the boats have to sail about 39,000 miles on their trip around the
globe. The race was originally known as the Whitbread Round the World Race and occurred
for the first time in 1973. (http://livesaildie.com)
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