News Archive Offshore Racing
Yves Le Blevec and his crew on the Open 50 trimaran ‘Actual’ exacted the revenge they had in mind. After losing the first stage of the Vendee-St. Petersburg race by 75 seconds, they came back with a strong performance on the return leg to cross the finishing line in Saint Gilles Croix de Vie FRA after 5 d 21 h 10 min, nearly four hours ahead of ‘Crêpes Whaou 3!’ and Franck-Yves Escoffier who’d won the first leg. ‘Actual’ is the overall winner with an aggregate time of 13 d 16 h 43 min. In second, ‘Crêpes Whaou 3!’ 3 h 43 min behind. Poised to finish third in the stage and overall is Loïc Fequet with ‘Crêpes Whaou ! 2’ The reports and the final standings.