Bénéteau Figaro - La Solitaire du Figaro 2012 - Leg 2 - St.Gilles - Day 2 - Victory for Gildas Morvan FRA
By midnight, Gildas Morvan FRA with his 'Cercle Vert' arrived as winner of leg two in St. Gilles Croix de Vie FRA after a close duel with Nicolas Lunven FRA ('Generali') during the whole final straight, and only three minutes separated the boat at the end. Yann Eliès FRA, winner of leg one, arrived as third and defended his first place in the overall rankings. Morgan Lagravière FRA follows as 4th with a 30 min backlog. The start to the last 486 miles' leg from St. Gilles FRA around the Wolf Rock in the South of Ireland to Cherbourg at the French English Channel Coast will be given next Sunday. Considering the small gaps between the boats, this final leg will be the most decisive one. The report and the videos.