(September 25, 2015; Stage 1, Day 7) – As often happens in off-shore sailing, it’s the well-off people that get richer. At the head of their classes, Davy Beaudart (Flexirub) in the prototypes, and Ian Lipinski (Entreprises Innovantes) in the series class continue to widen the gaps in the last hours of the first stage of the Mini Transat îles de Guadeloupe.
If the battle is going to be fierce to be placed at the end of the race, the two leaders should peacefully savour their last moments before crossing the line. During this time, some others have had their dreams of crossing the Atlantic erased.
In the series and prototype boats, this first stage of the Mini Transa…
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