Hamish Milne and his Moody Blue crew were a little moody and rather blue after being forced to head to Opua to undergo urgent repairs to their gooseneck.
During the cold hours overnight, the gooseneck and boom sustained damage, significant enough to warrant the return to shore.
“We are all fixed now and are keen to get back on track,” said Milne just before departing once more.
Milne is a sponsor of ANZ Sail Fiji and provided all the container shipping and logistics through his company Burnard International.
The racing fleet had their trackers fitted today which are now showing up on the tracking page www.aucklandfiji.co.nz/tracker
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