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Mini 650 – Les Sables-Les Acores FRA – Leg 2 – Start today

The classic Mini regatta crossing half of the Atlantic Ocean is being sailed on a different course, due to the Corona restrictions. The race, split in three legs, takes place off the French coast. —– Today at 12h UTC, the start to the second leg over 460nm will be given in Les Sables dOlonne, direction Wolfs Rock off the south-west point of England, and back to the French Roscoff. After moderate conditions at the start, the wind will soon freshen up to 30kn. —– Winners of leg one were Tanguy Bouroullec FRA in the Protos and Léo Débiesse FRA in the Series Minis. —– The preview (in French). —– As always, the race can be followed over race tracker.