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Scuttlebutt: Video of the Week

(May 19-23, 2008) While leading the Open 60 fleet on Day 10 (May 20, 2008) of The Artemis Transat from Plymouth (GBR) to Boston (USA), Vincent Riou onboard PRB was forced to abandon his boat due to keel problems from an apparent collision with a shark. Fortunately, Loick Peyron onboard Gitana Eighty, who was running in second place at the time, was only fifteen miles away, and the weather conditions permitted an easy rescue. Lucky for us, Peyron also had the video camera on during the transfer.

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