19 November 2015

Transat Jacques Vabre 2015 video, Le Conservateur Wins Class 40

Comme un seul Homme - Arrivée de la Transat Jacques Vabre (Published November 18, 2015)

Bestaven and Brasseur on Le Conservateur win Class 40 into Itajai | Transat Jacques Vabre 2015 : Le Havre - Itajai | October 2015 | Take to the seas and act for the planet"Yannick Bestaven and Pierre Brasseur sailing their Guillaume Verdier designed Le Conservateur won Class 40 in the 5400NMs two handed Transat Jacques Vabre when they crossed the finish line off Itajaí, Brazil at 2040hrs and 09secs UTC this Wednesday evening to conclude a long, tense duel with Maxime Sorel and Sam Manuard on the 2015 Manuard designed V and B. When Bestaven and Brasseur clinched their overall triumph, the runners-up Sorel and Manuard are about 12NMs from the finish line. Third placed Carac Advanced Energies is more than 250NMs behind."

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More info: JohnTheCrowd | Sailing News: Transat Jacques Vabre 2015 (twitter feed / video) 

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