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IMOCA Open 60 – Défi Azimut – Lorient FRA – Day 1, Enright USA 2nd after 12hrs


Yesterday, the start to the Défi Azimut, a two-day 660nm course off Lorient FRA, was given for the 22 two-person teams on IMOCA Open-60s, most of them modern foiling designs. —– On the first position after 12 hours in steady rear winds are Jérémy Béyou FRA/Christopher Pratt GBR (Charal) 5nm ahead of 11th hour with Charlie Enright USA/Pascal Bidégorry FRA. Already 20nm back are Kevin Escoffier/Nicolas Lunven FRA on rank 3. —– The race tracker and the event website.