Sailing News

Ocean Records – Route du Thé – Hongkong HKG-London GBR – Day 31 – On track to arrive by midnight


Rough westwind conditions are prevailing on the Atlantic Ocean during the final approach to London. Nevertheless, the Maxi-Trimaran IDEC continued to progress at high speeds covering 608nm in the last 24 hours, extending the lead on the record to 978nm. With 435nm left this morning UTC, Francis Joyon FRA and his team are on track to finish the record attempt around midnight today. —– The race tracker and the daily news.