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Behind the scenes of a victory!

Programme 2019 - 2023 Maxi Edmond de Rothschild Franck Cammas Charles Caudrelier

Late last Sunday, after a duel lasting over 600 nautical miles, the crew of the Maxi Edmond de Rothschild crossed the finish line in the Rolex Fastnet Race a matter of seconds in front of François Gabart and his men. In this way, helmed by Franck Cammas and Charles Caudrelier, the latest addition to the Gitana fleet posted her first victory in a major prestigious race since her launch in July 2017. Through the trusty lens of Yann Riou, Gitana's loyal and talented mediaman, you can get to the very heart of the action in their 28-hour sprint and the closing miles that led to Gitana 17's victory in Plymouth.

 

Rolex Fastnet Race 2019, order of arrival in the Ultim category

1 - Maxi Edmond de Rothschild (Charles Caudrelier / Franck Cammas)
2 - Macif (François Gabart)
3 - Sobebo Ultim 3 (Thomas Coville)
4 - Actual Leader (Yves Le Blevec)

Crew on the Maxi Edmond de Rothschild

Franck Cammas / Charles Caudrelier – Skippers
David Boileau / Erwan Israël / Morgan Lagravière / Yann Riou

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