VENDEE GOLBE - Bernard Stamm (Lon. 18°29′ E) passes the Cape of Good Hope at 1746 and 40 seconds GMT
Bernard Stamm is the fourth skipper to pass the Cape of Good Hope and is making good progress at the latest ranking with a speed of 18 knots. The fastest skipper on the 1900 GMT report. He is making good headway and clawing back some of the miles he lost in the last 24 hrs.
It’s been a day of good hope for the first four boats to pass today especially Armel Le Cléac’h who has gained himelf a new record. It will not be long before the Thomson, Golding, Le Cam and Wavre follow.
Good speeds to the skippers; who knows what tomorrow will bring?