Offshore Yacht Racing Can Get Really Goddamn Expensive

The Puma Mar Mostro had her mast snapped on the first leg of the Volvo Ocean Race (which, if you're unfamiliar with yacht racing, makes the America's Cup look like a Boy Scout portage), and the crew wound up on a barely inhabited southern island roughly equidistant from South Africa and South America. » 12/07/11 5:05pm 12/07/11 5:05pm