It’s official! 

Start Tuesday November 7.

The weather window opens for the IMOCAs of the Transat Jacques Vabre. The start will  be given on Tuesday November 7 at 9:30 a.m. The first boats will leave the Paul Vatine basin at 4 a.m. Once the start is given, the 40 duos including Romain Attanasio and Loïs Berrehar aboard Fortinet – Best Western will set off towards Martinique on a modified race of 3,750 nautical miles. Skippers have to leave the Santa Maria island (Azores) to starboard. The start will be broadcast live on the race’s social networks and shared on Romain’s Facebook page. And for fans, the tracker will be activated and updated every hour.