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IMOCA Open 60, Class 40, Multi 50 – Transat Jacques Vabre – Day 17, the first Class 40 to arrive today


Five of the originally 30 departed Open 60 two-person teams were still underway this morning UTC. —– Now, the Class 40s are approaching the finish with Ian Lipinski POL/Adrien Hardy FRA only 263nm away. Their advantage on Fabien Delahaye FRA/Sam Goodchild GBR was 73nm this morning. Aymeric Chappellier/Pierre Leboucher FRA follow another 72nm back. Close will be the race for rank 4 between Simon Koster/Valentin Gautier SUI now only 15nm behind the 4th-ranked Louis Duc/Aurélien Ducroz FRA. Jörg Riechers GER/Cédric Chateau FRA follow as 6th with a 30nm deficit on the Swiss. —– The race tracker, the news and the videos.