Groupama is leading again.
Her northern route is eventually paying. Former leader, Foncia-Kingfisher of Alain Gautier lies 28,6 miles behind and sails within sight of Yvan Bourgnon's Bayer and Belgacom of Jean-Luc Nélias.
The wind remains very fickle. Therefore the multi-hulls keep on slowing down and accelerating. They get to the Straits of Gibraltar late on Saturday. The estimated arrival time in Tarragona (Spain) is now on Monday, May the 21st.
La Trinitaine-Team Ethypharm has been found by a Falcon craft of the French navy air force. The boat's position has been given to the trawler that will try to tow the trimaran back to Brittany.