Sailing News

Mini 650 – Les Sables-Les Acores-Les Sables – Leg 2 – Day 4


The complete fleet having veered East is now sailing in a Westwind belt with peaks of up to 35kn, propelling the Minis with speeds of up to 12kn. But the rough sea is very demanding for the solo skippers.Erwan Le Méné FRA leads in the Protos, but Jörg Riechers GER sailing on a more southern course has reduced the backlog on 2nm. In the Series Minis, Ambrogio Beccaria ITA, winner of leg 1, has taken the lead 22nm ahead of Amélie Grassi FRA on rank 2.The race tracker and the daily news (in French).