Francois Jambou wins Prototype category of Mini-Transat

Francois Jambou wins Prototype category of Mini-Transat La Boulangère in Le Marin (Martinique)

A war of nerves and damage galore for Mini-Transat

The Mini-Transat La Boulangère became a war of nerves and damage galore on Monday as two competitors dismasted

Mini-Transat La Boulangere – Lacey forced to retire

Mini-Transat La Boulangere. Briton Joe Lacey has had to receive assistance from a support boat so is officially out of the race but is continuing on to the finish

Midway point of the Mini-Transat La Boulangere

The 2nd leg leaders of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère 2019, are at the midway mark between Gran Canaria and Martinique

Mini Transat La Boulangere – First arrivals in Gran Canaria

Axel Trehin was first across the finish line completing the 1,350-mile course of the first leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère

Mini Transat La Boulangere – Day 6

At the 09:00 UTC position report Friday, François Jambou (prototype) and Ambrogio Beccaria (production boat) were still leading a very scattered fleet

Mini Transat – Across the Bay of Biscay

Skippers competing in the Mini-Transat La Boulangère are now entering the second major phase of this course

Mini-Transat – Briton Joe Lacey forced to divert

On the third day of racing, the 87 sailors in the Mini-Transat La Boulangère are all still at sea, led this evening by Axel Tréhin (prototype) and Ambrogio Beccaria (production)

Mini-Transat finally on their way to Gran Canaria

The much delayed Mini-Transat La Boulangère finally set sail from La Rochelle on the first leg to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, on Saturday

Mini-Transat to Start Saturday 5 October

The start of the first leg of the Mini-Transat La Boulangère will now take place on Saturday 5 October – 14 days late