Matthew Vincent crossed the finish line of the first stage of the 17th edition of the Transgascogne first in the category of Solo Series, Friday August 2 at 12h 41min 18s (Paris time). The skipper of L’Occitane en Provence has set two days 00 hours 58 minutes and 18 seconds to complete the 270 mile course between Sables d’Olonne and Laredo, at an average speed of 5.44 knots. He is ahead of 6 minutes and 53 seconds, Ambrogio Beccaria (943 – Geomag) and 30 minutes and 52 seconds Hugo Dhallenne (979 – Jade) respectively second and third have to cross the finish line in Laredo in the category of Solo Series .
Crossing the line this Friday, August 2 at 12am 48min 11s (Paris time), the skipper of Geomag has set 2 days 1 hour 5 minutes and 11 seconds to complete the course of the first step.
Jade skipper, meanwhile, crossed the finish line at 13h 16min 07s (Paris time) and will put 2 days 1 hour 29 minutes and 10 seconds on the first step. Its standard is the previous 23 minutes and 59 seconds.