Wednesday, January 23, 2008


With the window having been closely scrutinized over the past few hours here we have the verdict: Groupama 3 is passing to green! The weather is finally providing an opening for Franck Cammas and his men, who will leave their Lorient base at around 1600 GMT this evening to make Ushant, the traditional start zone for the Jules Verne Trophy. According to the latest forecasts, the crew should cross the line tomorrow morning. -