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Figaro 3 – La Solitaire – Leg 2 – Day 2, Yoann Richomme FRA again 1st in a fresh 35kn breeze direction Cowes GBR


The remaining 38 of the originally starting 46 Figaro 3 solo skippers have passed the most south-western point of England yesterday and are now chasing along the coast direction Cowes GBR in fresh winds around 35kn. The leg one winner Yoann Richomme FRA had taken the lead this morning UTC, 4nm ahead of Armel Le Cléach FRA. Well positioned was again the first woman Justine Mettraux SUI on rank 13. With a 10nm backlog on the leader, she is much ahead of the offshore elite skippers and Vendée Globe winners Michel Desjoyeaux FRA (rank 24), Yann Eliès FRA (rank 26) or Lou00efck Peyron FRA (rank 27). —– The race tracker, the news and the videos.