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Mini 650 – Transcascogne – Laredo ESP – Leg 2 – Day 1, start to leg 2 given yesterday


Yesterday, the start to leg 2 of the Transcascogne, leading over 280nm back to Les Sables dOlonne, was given in Laredo ESP. The fleet, sailing in very light winds, was still closely together this morning UTC. —– In the Protos, Erwan Le Menée FRA, winner of leg 1, was already ahead. Marie Gendron FRA and Axel Tréhin FRA followed one mile behind. —– In the big Series Minis fleet, Hugo Dhalenne FRA and Paul Cloarec FRA are neck and neck on top. Irina Gracheva RUS followed half-a-mile back on 3rd. —– This afternoon, fresher winds from the West have been announced. —– The race tracker und der daily news (fr.).