Sailing News

Ultime Trimaran – Brest-Atlantiques – Brest FRA – Day 1, the race around the Atlantic is on

Yesterday, the four foiling Ultime-Trimarans started in Brest FRA to their Atlantic Ocean round-race leading over Rio-de-Janeiro and Cape Town back to Brest. After 20 race hours, at speeds exceeding 30kn, the quartet had already passed Cape Finisterre at the most northwestern point of Spain. François Gabart/Gwenolé Gahinet FRA on their Macif were leading 17nm ahead of Edmond de Rothschild with Franck Cammas/Charles Caudrelier FRA. Sodebo with Thomas Coville/Jean-Luc Nélias FRA followed 55nm behind. —– The race tracker, the news of the start and the videos.