Tanguy LaMotte’s charity-funded Initiatives Coeur may have officially abandoned the Vendee Globe after a masthead malfunction, but he can rest a bit easier knowing his boat has already made it around the world in record time. Or at least, a cardboard version has! This pic from astronaut Thomas Pesquet from aboard the International Space Station. For real.
And to see the French skipper ‘keeping it 100’ as his charity sponsor rescues poor kids from heart disease, check out the track Tanguy’s traced in the ocean on the way back to France. Have a heart, indeed.