In real-time, the New-Zealand trimaran Vodafone, has ended up the 654 miles race in 2 days 33mn 12s, sailing the West coast with an average speed above 20kts.
Vodafone wins also the Multi Club ranking. The skipper Simon Hull déclare that he will be back in 2018, to sail around the biggest lagon in the world in less than 2 days !
The giant Scallywag (100 feet) held the record for monohulls, she sailed around New Caledonia in 2 days 13h 19mn and 55s.
In IRC time, the 2 maxi from Hong-Kong, Beau Geste and Scallywag, are on the podium, ahead the Australian Ichi Ban.
In ORC time, we had to wait for the last monohull to arrive to know the final results. Finally, Banque de Nouvelle-Calédonie is the winner in ORC, ahead Boulègue Pao Production, and Ketal the smallest boat which achieved a great « tactical » performance during the race with only a crew of 4 !