Vers un monde sans Sida finishes 27th in the Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie
Erik Nigon and Tolga Ekrem Pamir, on their 60ft monohull, Vers un monde sans SIDA, have finished 27th in the IMOCA class of the 14th edition of the Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie Le Havre after crossing the finish line in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 13:57:16 (UTC), 5 days, 13 hours 34 minutes and 16 seconds after leaving Le Havre, October 27 at 12:15 (UTC).
Vers un monde sans SIDA covered the theoretical course of 4,350 nautical miles at an average speed of 9.50 knots but actually sailed 4,989.04 nautical miles at an average speed of 10.90 knots. It finished 5 days 13 hours 34 minutes and 16 seconds behind the winner, Apivia.
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