Sailing News

Trophée Jules Verne – Maxi-Trimaran Edmond de Rothschild – Start on Wednedsday?


Code Orange for the Maxi-Trimaran Edmond de Rothschild, and a start in 48 hours will be possible! The two skippers, Franck Cammas FRA and Charles Caudrelier FRA, together with their meteorologist, have identified a suitable weather window for next Wednesday, which should allow them to cross the Equator quickly. The trimaran will be made ready for the start, the 6-member team completed the Corona test yesterday. —– The record for the non-stop Global circumnavigation by Francis Joyon FRA (Trimaran IDEC) is 40 days and 23 hours. —– The report.