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The Golden Globe – Les Sables dOlonne FRA – Day 212 – Victory for Jean-Luc Van Den Heede FRA


After 211 days and 23 hours, Jean-Luc Van den Heede FRA arrived yesterday morning as winner of the Golden-Globe-Jubilee Regatta back in Les Sables dOlonne FRA. He completed the cicumnavigation in 100 days less than Robin Knox-Johnson GBR 50 years ago. The second-ranked Mark Slats NED is expected by next Friday.The news.