- Associated Press - Thursday, July 6, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The 2017 biennial Transpac sailing race from California to Hawaii is fully underway.

Divisions with the fastest boats crossed the starting line Thursday for the 2,225-mile (3580-kilometer) race from Point Fermin on the Los Angeles coast to Diamond Head on Oahu.

Other divisions set out on Monday and Wednesday.

The race organized by the Transpacific Yacht Club dates to 1906.

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