Began a 26-day race on the famous Tea route from Hong Kong to London, which continued the French skipper Francis Joyon and his crew of four on the Maxi trimaran IDEC Sport.
The last 48 hours has developed for Guyana and To extremely dramatic. By the time when the Equatorial calm strip is left, finally, behind, IDEC Sport has finally lost the advantage over your virtual opponent – the current owner of record of the Tea racing Maxi-trimaran Maserati Multi 70 with skipper Giovanni Soldini (2018). Moreover, IDEC Sport began to play graphics a Maserati. And only huge efforts of Francis to Guyana managed to reverse the situation.
Now, at 14.30 (Moscow time) of environment, IDEC Sport again ahead of schedule Maserati Multi 70: the advantage of Guyana is 107 miles. But not the fact that it will be able to increase or just maintain. Ahead of the team Guyana is a giant area of low pressure. How to overcome it with minimal losses? That’s the question.
Passed 12 554 nautical miles at an average speed of 20.9 per node. To the finish line in London is going to overcome 2 748 nautical miles.record