Nov 11

Transat Jacques Vabre 2011 IMOCA 60 Hugo Boss Arrival

Puerto Limon, Costa Rica 9º59’87″N 83º0184″W

At 23h20 GMT on 18th November 2011, British sailor Alex Thomson and his Spanish co-skipper Guillermo Altadill, on-board HUGO BOSS, crossed the finish line of the 2011 Transat Jacques Vabre in 2nd place. Alex’s reaction was one of visible pride at their achievement: ‘I’m ecstatic to have finished the race; it has been a tough 4 years.’