Sailing News

Class 40 – Défi Atlantique – Leg 1 – Day 1


Good reaching condition with a 15-20kn wind prevailed yesterday for the 12 Class 40 at the start to leg one direction Acores of their Transatlantic Ocean crossing in Point-à-Pitre FRA. The race is open for up to 4 person teams, but a number of participants are sailing in duos. The first leader this morning was Aymeric Chappelier FRA 4nm ahead of Catherine Pourre FRA. The race tracker and the news about the start.