The skipper of the line honours winner of the recent Sydney-Hobart yacht race believes that the race’s officials should “move with the times” and accept communications by satellite phone as standard. But how can race officials be expected to handle calls for 80 or more yachts?
Two of my recent newsletters have discussed why I believe that HF radio communications should continue to be used in offshore yacht racing:
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