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The Clipper Round the World Race fleet ran into some nasty weather during Leg 4 from Cape Town, South Africa, to Albany, Australia, in November.

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“In gales, the wind whistles through the rig. In storms, it screams, but this wind howled a roar that sent a chill right through you,” says Vicky Ellis, skipper of the Clipper 70 Switzerland.

January 2014 issue