New 50ft tri
First sea trials for Yves le Blevec's new Verdier design
Following his win in the Mini Transat two years ago, Yves le Blevec, the former
boat captain has just launched his new 50ft trimaran, one of three new examples of this breed due to take the start line of the Transat Jacques Vabre this autumn.
, designed by Guillaume Verdier, was launched last Thursday and yesterday undertook its first sea trials out of La Trinite-sur-Mer.
Le Blevec will race the two handed TJV with Jean le Cam.