Ocean Records - Route du Thé - Hongkong HKG-London GBR - new record for IDEC

Thursday, February 20, 2020   
 Ocean Records  Route du The  Hongkong HKGLondon GBR  new record for IDEC
The final night of this incredible record as they neared the Eastern coast of England, was full of dangers. Francis slowed down preferring to wait for the first light of day to tackle the final, tricky miles. After many hours tacking into the wind in the Thames – around sixty changes of tack – 'IDEC' of Francis Joyon FRA and his team finally made it to London to grasp the Tea Route crossing the finish line under the Queen Elizabeth II bridge. The new record is now 31 days and 23 hours. The average speed for the 15'900 miles was 20,6kn zurück. ----- The race tracker with all data and the final report.

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