Sailing News

Class 40 – Défi Atlantique – Leg 1 – Day 7

Aymeric Chappellier FRA and his team maintained the lead ahead of the new second-ranked Kito De Pavant FRA/Alex Pella ESP 63nm behind and Catherine Pourre FRA and team sailing neck and neck on 3rd. With 700nm left to the port of call Horta/Acores, the 10 Class 40 still in the race will be reaching a new weather zone today. North-easterly winds around 30kn will challenge the teams with hard upwind legs in rough waves. The race tracker and the daily news.