Dutch sailor Mark Slats and his Rustler 36 Ophen Maverick took second place overall in the 2018 Golden Globe Race last night
Golden Globe Race – Mark Slats Official ETA to Les Sables d’Olonne finish is now 24:00 hrs local time on Thursday 31 January.
Updated ETA for the Golden Globe Race leader, Jean-Luc Van Den Heede, to reach the finish at Les Sables d’Olonne is the morning of Tueday 29 January
Latest tracker results show Jean-Luc Van Den Heede and Mark Slats are now neck and neck as they approach the final stage into the finish at Les Sables d’Olonne
Dutchman Mark Slats sent a satellite message that – It is pretty windy but I’m very much in control – as he rounded Cape Horn early Sunday morning
Jean-Luc Van den Heede, the 73-year old French sailor leading the Golden Globe Race in his Rustler 36 yacht Matmut, passed Cape Horn at approx. 19:10hrs UTC Friday 23 November, just 1 mile offshore