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Bénéteau Figaro – La Solitaire – Saint Brieuc FRA – Start to leg 2 today


Today, the start to leg 2 of the Solitaire 560nm across the Biscay Bay to Muros Noya ESP at the Northwest Spanish Coast will be given in Saint Brieuc FRA in northern Brittany. Everything remains open as the time gaps after leg 1 are very small. Anthony Marchand FRA as winner was only 18 minutes ahead of the 18th placed Justine Mettraux SUI. Here the rankings. After the start at 13h UTC, the 36 Solo Skipper will encounter an upwind stretch with counter currents, before veering to a reaching speedrace under spi around 20kn direction Cape Finisterre at the most northwestern point of Spain. The preview.