The famous French skipper Francis Joyon and his crew of 4 people for 9 days continue the race against time. Recall that the goal of the team Maxi trimaran IDEC Sport – set a new world record on the classic route of the Tea race from Hong Kong to London.
As reported by the crew, everything goes according to the schedule on Board is no problem. Has already passed 4930 nautical miles, but there is much more – 8450. Now IDEC Sport on 616 miles ahead of schedule current record – Italian Giovanni Soldini on Maserati Multi 70 (achievement set in 2018).
In the last 24 hours IDEC Sport was held 649 miles at an average speed of 27.1 per node. And nearer the Cape of Good hope!