Sailing News

IMOCA Open 60 – Vendée Globe – Les Sables dOlonne – Day 90 – Arrival of Jérémy Béyou FRA and Romain Attanasio FRA

This morning UTC, Jérémy Béyou FRA (Charal) was 56 miles (approx. 5 hours) and Romain Attanasio FRA (Pure – Best Western) 180 miles (approx. 15 hours) short of the finish. The two will terminate the race today in 13th and 14th place. —– After that, it should take more than a week until the next group will arrive in Les Sables dOlonne. With 1500 miles to go, Kojiro Shiraishi JPN (DMG Mori) has moved up to 15th place, just 4 miles ahead of Arnaud Boissières FRA (La Mie Caline). Alan Roura SUI (La Fabrique) is 27 miles behind the Japanese, and Stéphane Le Diraison FRA (Time for Oceans), just 5 miles behind Roura, is also fighting for 15th place. —– The race tracker and the reports.