Gitana 11 arrived 9 hours and 10 minutes later, giving Lionel LEMONCHOIS (FRA) and Yann GUICHARD (FRA) second place. Banque Populiare claimed third place. Just over 16 hours behind the winners.
At the head of the IMOCO fleet, Ecover 3 was 1,443nm from the finish at the 08:00 poll this morning. Mike GOLDING (GBR) and Bruno DUBOIS (CAN) hold a 40nm advantage over Groupe Bel, with just a further 7nm covering the rest of the top five.
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