At the Starting Line
11PM Saturday (central): Just got a call from Andy with an update!
RAAM kicked off officaily at 2PM (4PM central) and Team Strong Heart has started strong! Andy reported in after he and Brett took the first shift. Tim and Steve are now on the road.
Andy reports a strong tailwind for the first leg and looking at average speeds they are sailing! Currently Team Strong Heart is in second place betweeen Time Station #2 Brawley, CA and #3 Blythe, CA.
Weather conditions in Blythe, CA at 9PM (PST): 91F and clear with a 14mph wind from the SW.