François Gabart and Tom Laperche (SVR Lazartigue), second on the Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie Le Havre in ULTIM (before jury)
This Sunday at 23:10hrs. local time (Monday 03:10hrs UTC) French duo François Gabart and Tom Laperche crossed the finish line in the bay of Fort-de-France to take second place in the ULTIM race on the 16th edition of the Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie Le Havre.
The elapsed time for the pair on SVR Lazartigue is 14 days, 15 hours, 5 minutes and 55 seconds. They completed the 7,500 miles course between Le Havre and Fort-de-France at a speed of 21.36 knots on the theoretical course.
They actually sailed 9,204 miles at an average speed of 26.22 knots (on water).
They finished 4 hours, 51 minutes and 5 seconds after race winners Banque Populaire XI