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Class 40 – Défi Atlantique – Leg 1 – Day 6, the fast ride East went on

The leading Aymeric Chappellier FRA and his team covered 324nm in the last 24hrs, pushed by solid rear winds. This morning UTC, the advantage on Catherine Pourre FRA new on rank 2 was 79nm. Another 20nm behind followed Kito De Pavant FRA/Alex Pella ESP. Now, the fleet has reached a transition zone with slackening airs, with 780nm left to the port of call Horta on the Acores. The race tracker and the daily news (in French).