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Antigua Bermuda Line Honours for Warrior

 
The American modified Volvo 70 Warrior sailed by Stephen Murray Jr. has taken Line Honours in the 2018 Antigua Bermuda Race.

Warrior crossed the finish line at 7:57:48 local time local time on Saturday 12 May 2018, to set a new race record of 2 days, 18 hours 32 minutes and 48 seconds for the Antigua Bermuda Race.

Warrior Crew (All USA unless stated): Stephen Murray Jr., Ryan Breymaier, Nathan Fast, Jesse Fielding, Karl Funk, Ben Lynch (IRL), Jan Majer, TJ Roney, Paul Stanbridge (GBR), Scott Tomkins, Chris Welch.

Jens Kellinghusen's German Ker 56 Varuna finished the race just under four hours behind Warrior on the water.

After IRC time correction Varuna has set the time to beat and the impressive performance has made Varuna strong favourites to win overall under IRC and lift the Warrior Perpetual Trophy.

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