Italian skipper Ambrogio Beccaria and French co-skipper Nicolas Andrieu first in the Class40 Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie Le Havre two handed race
Spectacular OGR Southern Ocean Sleigh Rides . . . McIntyre Ocean Globe fleet halfway, surfing and driving hard’n fast to Auckland.
Thomas Ruyant and Morgan Lagravière (For People) take first place in the Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie Le Havre in the IMOCA category.
French duo Armel Le Cléac’h and Sébastien Josse sailing Maxi Banque Populaire XI win the ULTIM division for 32m multihulls.
One of the top favorites in the Proto category for the 24th La Boulangère Mini Transat, Federico Waksman (1019 – Repremar – Shipping Agency Uruguay) lived up to his reputation
Pre-race favourites Jéremie Beyou and Franck Cammas on Charal lead the IMOCA fleet on the 16th Transat Jacques Vabre double handed race to Martinique
Monday morning (6 Nov) 46 duos aboard their Class40 and Ocean Fifty multihiulls returned to the Transat Jacques Vabre race course from Lorient heading for Martinique.
Eleven McIntyre Ocean Globe Race yachts started Leg 2 from Cape Town for Auckland in perfect south westerly 10 knot winds on Sunday.
Following the passage of storms Ciaran and Domingos, a big start is on the cards for the IMOCAs and racing resumes for the Class40 and Ocean Fifty
The Transat Jacques Vabre Race Direction team has announced that there will not be any new starts for windbound classes before Monday.