Vendée Globe: Jean-Pierre Dick Loses Eight Hours after he Ventured into a Forbidden Zone

SAILING: The French skipper, currently seventh in the Vendée Globe, apologized to his team and sponsors for this error … Jean-Pierre Dick (Saint-Michel-Virbac) sailed late Friday in to the prohibited area of the ice (Antarctic exclusion zone or ZEA) defined by the Vendée Globe organizers to avoid collisions with icebergs. Warned by the race director, …