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Conrad Colman finishes 12th in 2016 New York – Vendée Race
Conrad Colman - 2016 New York – Vendée Race NY-Vendee

New York – Vendée Race 2016

Conrad Colman (100% Natural Energy) has finished 12th in the inaugural 2016 New York – Vendée (Les Sables d’Olonne) Race presented by Currency House and SpaceCode.

Colman, the American-New Zealander, crossed the finish line off Les Sables d’Olonne on Monday, June 13 at 04:35:57 (French time). Colman covered the course in 14 days 06 hrs 55 mins and 57 seconds. He finished four days 13 hours 58 minutes and 05 seconds behind the winner, Jérémie Beyou, (Maître CoQ).

Colman sailed 3,686 miles at an average speed of 10,75 knots.

Note: the theoretical racecourse was 3,100 miles.

by Marion Cardon

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