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Figaro 3 – Solo Maitre Coq – Les Sables dOlonnes FRA – Final results – Le Pape FRA wins leg 3, Macaire FRA first overall, Mettraux SUI on 9th best woman, 47 solo skippers racing


The third and final leg of the Figaro3 Solo Maitre Coq Regatta was concluded yesterday by noon after a difficult finish in moderate variable winds causing some important position changes. —- Martin Le Pape FRA had finally the upper hand by a small margin, with the long-time leader Armel Le Cléach FRA dropping on the 4th place. Among the winners of the last miles was also Justine Mettraux SUI, finishing on rank 6 and moving up on the 9th place overall as best woman. Xavier Macaire FRA followed by Tanguy Le Turquais FRA and Morgan Lagravière FRA is the final outcome of this first foiling Figaro 3 single-handed race with 47 solo skippers, among them the best French offshore/oceanic racers. —- The ranking list and the news.