Brand new MACIF TRIMARAN first sail… Skipper Francois Gabart ready for Transat Jacques Vabre 2015 ?

Exiting: 1st footages available since few hours… Beauty 100 ft. Biest in Blue on the water !

Francois Gabart  was IMOCA 60/Tornado/F18/FP sailor… and is now in his preperations for participating in the 2015 Transat Jacques Vabre (start on 25th October 2015)… on the brand new maxi Macif Trimaran (LxWxH: 30x23x36 metres) designed by VPLP (as reported earlier by WTE beginning of July). The last edition of this race Gabart abandoned after dismasting his IMOCA 60. – Francois, good luck on this gigantic Maxi Tri !

The Transat Jacques Vabre recalls past ‘Route de Cafe‘. It is a 5,400 miles Atlantic crossing from Le Havre (France) to Itajaí ( Brazil).

More details about the Trimaran MACIF on the official website here.

Maxi Tri MACIF under sails 1st time on 22nd Aug 2015…

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One response to “Brand new MACIF TRIMARAN first sail… Skipper Francois Gabart ready for Transat Jacques Vabre 2015 ?

  1. Pingback: 12th edition of TJV (Transat Jacques Vabre): Eight Trimarans (Multi 50 & Maxi Tris) started on 25th Oct racing along the “Route du Café” (~5,400 miles) | World of Trimaran Enthusiasts·

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