Oops! After coming out into the world after a significant overhaul General Tapioca took a short detour with a long lasting effect last Wednesday afternoon in Newport, Belgium. The well known half ton was heading to France to compete for the Obelix Trophy, but instead will be staying in Brussels for a lot of repairs including a gaping hole on the starboard side. However, don’t count them out for good. “The Half Ton Cup in Cowes is difficult to achieve, but we’re going to try, ” said skipper Philippe Bilat on the phone.
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