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Joyon Starts Record Attempt

Having left New York bay last night in order to reach Ambrose Light, Francis Joyon crossed the starting line of the Transatlantic record (W to E) today at 08:42’26” GMT.

To beat Laurent Bourgnon’s record, the IDEC trimaran must reach the Lizard before July 7, at 11:16’08” GMT.

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