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Daily Archives: 06/09/2020

La Solitaire du Figaro

The fleet pass the Isles of Scilly during La Solitaire du Figaro 2020 Leg 1 - photo © Alexis Courcoux

Far East Surprises? Second La Solitaire Stage heads to Dunkirk The second stage of the 51st La Solitaire du Figaro will take the 35 strong fleet of solo racers to the most easterly finishing port ever. Starting from the Baie de Saint Brieuc on Sunday at 1100hrs local time the 404 nautical miles leg crosses some of the busiest shipping ...

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Le Défi Azimut & Azimut Challenge

Le Défi Azimut © Yvan Zedda / Défi Azimut

Le Défi Azimut – a unique showcase for the greatest monohulls on earth Next week the IMOCA class of 60ft foiling monohulls comes together for its unique annual showcase regatta – the Défi Azimut or Azimut Challenge – that features speed runs, a spectacular round-the-island course and a solo offshore contest of 500 miles. Now in its 10th year and ...

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