The route du Rhum: a major international top level sailing event
Submitted by St. Malo on FEBRUARY 05, 2018
26 - 4 th november 2018
The route du Rhum: a major international top level sailing event happening every 4 years for solo yachtsmen is expected to attract more than 2 million tourists during the week before the departure of the race 4th November. The Route du Rhum is a 3,150 mile sailing race with around eighty experienced and well known competitors departing from St Malo to Point à Pitre on the Caribbean Island of Guadeloupe. The port of Saint Malo will welcome on anchorage Le Champlain a small ship expedition ship from the cruise company Le Ponant on 26th october.