Vendée Globe. Alex Thomson Crossed The Equator

Vendée Globe.

 Alex Thomson Crossed The Equator Into The Southern Hemisphere

The leader of the 32 boat fleet Alex Thomson on HUGO BOSS crossed the Equator at 1319hrs UTC this Wednesday.
His elapsed time since the start on Sunday 8th November at 1220hrs UTC is 9days 23 hours and 59 minutes.

Thomson’s 2016 race record therefore still stands at 9 days 7 hours 02 minutes. On the 2016 race he was 2hrs and 54 minutes ahead of Armel Le Cleac’h

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