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Twin yachts to race across Atlantic

The IMOCA 60 yachts, named Estrella Damm and W Hotels, will compete to claim the record for the fastest time sailing from New York to Barcelona. The goal is to sail 3,750 nautical miles in less than 20 days.

The two Spanish teams, both part of the Fundació Navegació Oceànica Barcelona (FNOB) sailing team, will start between April 5 and April 12, depending on the meteorological conditions, leaving from Ambrose Light in New York to cross the finish line at the W Hotel in the port of Barcelona between April 20 and April 30.

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