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Various classes – Fastnet Race – Plymouth GBR – Day 2, Edmond de Rothschild FRA Multihull line honors in record time, Rambler88 USA leading in Monohulls


In a close duel of the leading two Ultim-Trimarans, Edmond de Rothschild with Franck Cammas/Charles Caudrelier FRA overtook the leading Macif of François Gabart FRA on the last metres of the 608-Mile-Fastnet-Race, finishing 56 seconds ahead in a new record time. Four Multihulls completed the race by this morning UTC. —– Leading in the Monohulls at 5:45 UTC was Rambler 88 of George David USA 4nm ahead of Scallywag with David Witt AUS. The best Open 60 was Charal of Jérémy Beyou FRA/Chris Pratt GBR on rank 4. —– The race tracker and the daily news.