Vendée Globe The Positions and Rankings on Tuesday at 9 am

Vendee Globe
Latest updates on the positions in the Vendée Globe

Armel Le Cléac’h is still leading the Vendée Globe on Monday night. The skipper of Banque Populaire boat is 507 miles ahead of Alex Thomson (Hugo Boss) at 9 am Tuesday.

After slowing down, this morning he picks up speed. Armel Le Cléac’h (Banque Populaire) still dominates the Vendée Globe. The Banque Populaire skipper emerging from a volatile area and will benefit from fresher winds. At 507 miles behind him, the Welshman Alex Thomson (Hugo Boss) will however face a high pressure zone. The gap could therefore increase significantly in the coming hours.

Behind this duo, a new duel. Paul Meilhat (SMA) reinforced its narrow lead over Beyou (Maître Coq). The two men still follow and only 10 short miles separate them this morning. Same story a little further where Dick Elies-Le Cam trio stand at 130 miles behind.

Other damage reported on Sunday, the Thomas Ruyant collision with an unidentified floating object . The damage is significant, since the skipper indicates a leak in the sail locker, a broken rudder, a damaged bridge … He did not request assistance but the race director put the New Zealand rescue team on alert.

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