Ted Turners Greatest Race – The 1979 Fastnet

30 for 30 Shorts: Ted Turner’s Greatest Race
When Ted Turner entered his yacht Tenacious in the famed Fastnet Race in 1979, he did not need to prove himself. But a freakish storm turned the Celtic Sea into a terrifying washing machine that tossed the 303 entrants about and killed 15 sailors.

 

 

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