The eighth edition of the non-stop, solo, unassisted competition which takes yachts around the world will set sail from Les Sables-d’Olonne.
The race will last three months and will travel around the world’s three great capes -he Cape of Good Hope (South Africa), Cape Leeuwin (Australia) and Cape Horn (Chile).
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The boats will leave the pontoons one at a time at four-minute intervals between 9 am and 11:15 am local time. They will then meet at the start line, out at sea. Prince Albert II of Monaco will then start the race at 1:02 pm.
The start of the event, and our coverage, will run from 08.45 CET (07.45 GMT) until 11, the second part – the race on sea – will begin at 12.30.
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