While most of the fleet is leaving the Chenal du Four at an average of 8- 9 knots, and that the first prototypes are running at 15 knots in La Manche, we still deplores abandonments.
The 975 broke the bowsprit and the 977 broke parts of the rudder. The two boats give up and return to Douarnenez.
The 935 lost its YB beacon in the water. He continues the race but will no longer be visible on the map.