The Transat Québec-St-Malo : Ultimate Class Arrival – Spindrift setting a new record! Multi50 Class Arrival : Arkema First!

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The Transat Québec-Saint-Malo 2016, the 9th edition (July 1-13, Québec) & (July 18-28, Saint-Malo)
June 28, 2016
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The Transat Québec-St-Malo : (Video) Arrival of Spindrift 2 in St Malo, France
July 21, 2016

The Transat Québec-St-Malo : Ultimate Class Arrival – Spindrift setting a new record! Multi50 Class Arrival : Arkema First!

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Spindrift 2 earns the 2016 Transat Québec Saint-Malo title, setting a new record to boot!

Yann Guichard and Dona Bertarelli’s Maxi trimaran Spindrift 2 crossed the finish line of the 9th edition of the Transat Québec Saint-Malo presented in collaboration with the City of Lévis—claiming the Ultimate Class victory—on Tuesday, July 19 at 11:17 p.m.

With a race time of 6 days, 1 hour, 17 minutes, and 41 seconds, Spindrift 2 averaged a speed of 20,99 knots over the 2,897-nautical mile course.

And with an actual distance travelled of 3212 nautical miles at an average speed of 22,1 knots, Spindrift 2 has now beaten the existing race record held by Loïck Peyron (Orma trimaran Fujicolor II) since 1996 with a time of 1 day, 19 hours, 6 minutes, and 19 seconds.

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Arkema takes the Multi50 Class title in the 2016 Transat Québec Saint-Malo

The Multi50 Arkema crossed the finish line and claimed victory in the 9th edition of the Transat Québec Saint-Malo presented in collaboration with the City of Lévis on Wednesday, July 20 at 04:01 a.m.

With a race time of 09 days, 09 hours, 00 minutes, and 58 seconds, the boat averaged a speed of 13,6 knots over the 2,897-nautical mile course, covering an actual distance of 3254 nautical miles at an average speed of 14,46 knots.

Source : https://transatquebecstmalo.com/en

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