The pearl of ocean racing, the Solitaire du Figaro celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2020 with a start on August 30th. For this historic edition, the course will stick with a traditional four stages, alternating offshore and 24-hour sprint. Head to Virtual Regatta to register!
The 2020 Programme:
Round trip from St-Brieuc via the Fastnet
From Saint-Brieuc to Dunkirk
From Dunkirk to Saint-Nazaire
Round trip from St-Nazaire via Yeu and Groix
To start this unmissable Figaro class meeting; 642 nautical mile departing from the Bay of Saint-Brieuc. The only course mark for this first stage will be the Fastnet lighthouse to be left to starboard.
Everything will be played out between the entrance to the Irish Sea and the entrance to the Channel. Time to prepare your virtual Figaro before kick-off tomorrow at 12pm UTC. May the best eSailor win!