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Diam 24 – Tour de France à la Voile – Dunkerque FRA – Day 1, with 23 teams racing in 7 Acts until July 21

The 2019 Tour de France à la Voile sailed on Diam-24 trimarans began in Dunkirk FRA yesterday with short races. 23 teams from 7 nations participate in this 7 Act event lasting until Sunday July 21st. —- The surprising winner in the final of the 8 best on the opening day was the Belgian Brussels team with Clément Meister BEL. On the ranks 2 and 3 followed the favorites Bejaflore with Valentin Bellet FRA and Cheminées Poujoulat with Robin Follin FRA. Victor Casas SUI with CER Ville de Genève on 4th is leading in the Amateur rankings, closely followed by the all-female team La Boulangère with Matilde Geron FRA. —– Light winds and a strong tide current provided for difficult race conditions .—– The ranking list and the daily news.