For the past two weeks, Ocean Fifty boats have clocked up a number of outings as part of the brand new Pro Sailing Tour. During the first two episodes – Brest and La Rochelle -, performing their very first tacks in competition, the new Arkema 4 and its crew skippered by Quentin Vlamynck, clearly demonstrated their potential, winning several legs over the two weeks of regattas. The Ocean Fifty Arkema 4 photo:
Copyright : Vincent Olivaud / Arkema Sailing
They have taken 2nd place in the provisional general ranking of this brand new circuit. Back in Verdon-sur-Mer this past Monday, happy and with his head filled with new lessons learnt, the skipper and his boat will now be able to calmly prepare for the 3rd episode, due to take place in the Canary Islands from 30 June to 4 July. More here.