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Newsflash: IDEC SPORT maxi-trimaran shatters the Mauritius Route record

by Agence Mer & Media 8 Nov 07:32 GMT
Arrival of Francis Joyon in Mauritius © Guillaume Le Corre / IDEC SPORT

The skipper of the IDEC SPORT maxi-trimaran shattered the Mauritius Route record between Port Louis (Brittany) and Port Louis (Mauritius) at 0726hrs local time (0326hrs UTC) on Friday 8th November).

He smashed the reference time he set in November 2009 by more than six days and brings the Mauritius Route record down to less than 20 days or to be more precise to 19 days, 18 hours, 14 mins and 45 seconds.

The Mauritius Route record is the first act in the new campaign of ocean records, the IDEC Sport Asian Tour, which the skipper of the IDEC SPORT maxi-trimaran is currently tackling.

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