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IMOCA Open 60, Class 40, Multi 50 – Transat Jacques Vabre – Day 4 – Will the strategy coup going extreme West be paying ?


Dominating the three fast Multi-50-Trimarans, heading straight South, are still Thibault Vauchel-Camus/Fréderic Duthill FRA with a 38nm lead. —–The Open 60s are separated in two groups with Charlie Dalin/Yann Eliès FRA sailing on the direct course South keeping the first position overall 7nm in front on Charal with Jérémy Béyou FRA/Christopher Pratt GBR. Charlie Enright/Pascal Bidegorry USA/FRA are on the 7th position with a 44nm backlog. The risk-taking persuer fleet with Alex Thompson/Neal McDonald GBR on rank 22 with a 244nm deficit, still reaching out West, is far behind actually. —– The Class 40s just passed Cape Finisterre on the most North-West point of Spain heading West as well. Kito De Pavant/Achille Nebout FRA and Aymeric Chappellier/Pierre Leboucher FRA are on top sailing neck and neck. —– The race tracker, the news and the videos.