Alex Thomson (HUGO BOSS) still leads in the IMOCA Class
La Route du Rhum: Destination Guadeloupe - Day 9 onboard update
Alex Thomson Racing video above published Nov 13, 2018: Follow Alex Thomson at https://www.alexthomsonracing.com/rdr-tracker/.
Time for the tropics
Route du Rhum - Destination Guadeloupe video above published Nov 13, 2018: Time for the tropics -- As the skippers cross the tropic of cancer, there are plenty of feel good vibes despite lack of sleep and a big battle playing out on the water. See also the other video updates here.
Exciting Finish Between MACIF (Gabart) and IDEC SPORT (Joyon):
Route du Rhum - Destination Guadeloupe video above published Nov 12, 2018:
The route of the 2018 Route du Rhum - Destination Guadeloupe video--route of the 11th Route du Rhum - Destination Guadeloupe, the legendary transatlantic race from Saint Malo to Pointe à Pitre, which celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2018!--1 single start, one line, 4 Nov 2018 at 14h--6 Classes, 6 start sections, 6 different ETAs, 6 winners!--The same course for all, 3542 nautical miles! See also image of the day video (in French); focus on the world's fastest monohulls IMOCA class; and Route du Rhum - Destination Guadeloupe 2018: 40 Years of Legend video.
Route Du Rhum - Destination Guadeloupe 2018
Organizer: OC Sport Pen Duick
Scheduled start: Sunday, November 4, 2018
Features: solo; 3510 nautical miles; OSR Category 1.
Start: Saint-Malo (Britany) France;
Finish: Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe.
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