Since the official opening of registrations for the 23rd edition of the Mini Transat on December 15, the organizers have literally been drowning in requests. To date, no less than 126 applications have already been submitted for only 84 places available, proof of the success of the race and the attractiveness of the ever growing Mini 6.50 class.
58 sailors meet all the required criteria but 68 solo sailors still have to continue the selection route to hope to be able to line up for the start of the event on September 26th. In this context, the race for miles has never been so intense, but there are eight months and fifteen races left to the contenders to try to win the precious entry ticket. More here.