La Solitaire du Figaro 2012 - Video selection
by www.sail-world.com on 14 Jul 2012
A selection of videos from the recently completed 43rd La Solitaire du Figaro.
La Solitaire du Figaro 2012 start © Alexis Courcoux
On Wednedsday July 11th at 09:18hrs Yann Eliès (Groupe Queguiner - Le Journal des Entreprises) crossed the finish line in Cherbourg to complete a long sought after overall victory. On his 13th attempt Eliès took two of the three stage victories. Morgan Lagravière (Vendée) finished second overall, Erwan Tabarly (Nacarat) third.
The start of the Solitare du Figaro:
Departure from St Gilles Croix de Vie to Cherbourg:
And the victor is...