Insane Near Collision Sailboat Race

The Ragamuffin 100 racing yacht Scallywag had a near miss during warm-up for the Rolex Sydney Hobart regatta. The 14-mile SOLAS Big Boat Challenge is traditionally used as a shakedown for the main event and it almost turned sour when a maritime patrol boat and a spectator vessel got a little too close to the action, as this dramatic aerial footage shows