Sunday, 29 November 2009
Mike Golding Yacht Racing. Image copyright Mark Lloyd/Lloyd Images.
by Régis Lerat
Breaking the finish line at 14:59:38 hrs UTC Wednesday 25th November (0859hrs local time, Costa Rica) after sailing for 17d 1hr 29 mins 38 seconds at an average speed of 11,54 knots since leaving Le Havre on Sunday 8th November, Mike Golding and Javier Sanso took third place in the IMOCA Open 60 class in the ninth edition of the Transat Jacques Vabre two handed Transatlantic race. Mike Goldinf Yacht Racing sailed a distance of 5317 miles and finished 1 day 6 hours 7 minutes and 28 seconds behind the Class winner Safran.
Transat Jacques Vabre