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IMOCA Open 60 – Vendée Globe – Les Sables dOlonne – Day 105 – Joschke and Davies expected on Wednesday


Yesterday morning UTC, Manuel Cousin FRA (Groupe Sétin) crossed the finish line of the Vendée in the 23rd position. After his keel suspension problems on the South Atlantic, he covered the last 2000 miles in safety mode. The report. —– Next to arrive in Les Sables dOlonne, probably on Wednesday, will be Isabelle Joschke FRA/GER (MASCF) and Samantha Davis GBR (Initiatives Coeur) both sailing out of competition after their repair stops. —– Alexia Barrier FRA (TSE – 4myplanet), sailing in 24th place, was 1500 miles short this morning, while the backmarker Ari Huusela FIN (Stark) 2100 miles from Les Sables will need another week to the arrival. —– The race tracker and the reports.