Penalty for Roland Jourdain, Loïc Escoffier (Lodigroup) is winner of Rhum Multi class
Penalty for Roland Jourdain, Loïc Escoffier is winner of Rhum Multi class
Loïc Escoffier (Lodigroup) who crossed the finish line second has been declared winner of the Route du Rhum - Destination Guadeloupe in the Rhum Multi division.
He crossed the line at Pointe-à-Pitre line at 19:52:23hrs UTC, some 43 mins 23 seconds after his nearest adversary Roland Jourdain (We Explore).
But Jourdain has been given a statutory time penalty of 90 minutes as he had a broken lead seal on his boat and so drops to second place.