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IMOCA Open 60 – Bermudes 1000 Race – Douarnenez FRA – Day 7, no position changes with 300 miles left to the finish


A speedrace wind abeam, direction Dounarnenz FRA, for the leaders with Sebastien Simon FRA on first, while the second half of the fleet is still trailing in the calms at the waypoint North of the Acores islands. With 307nm to go this morning UTC, the leader has now a 40nm advantage on the second-ranked Boris Herrmann GER. Another 17nm back was Samantha Davies GBR on 3rd. Today, the leading group has to cross a transition zone with light winds, and position changes might occur. —- The race tracker and the daily report.