After 5 days and 3 hours, Edmond de Rothschild with Franck Cammas FRA crossed the Equator. Slowed down in the Doldrums, the gaps between the Ultime Multis increased even more. Macif with François Gabart FRA was 177nm back this morning UTC. Sodebo with Thomas Coville FRA followed 264nm behind Cammas. —– As we reported, Macif has announced a repair stop in Brazil to fix the broken rudder. Now, the leading Edmond de Rothschild will head ashore as well to mend the damaged keel. —– The race tracker, the news and the videos.