No Current Double Handed – Estimated Time Only
5h 44m 10s
est. 8h 0m 0s
Leaving the famous Cherbourg breakwater start line and heading north to the Needles. A classic dash across the channel made more difficult by the need to optimise the cross course current.
West Entrance to Cherbourg Harbour between 49º 40.298’ N 001º 39.804 W and 49º 40.455’ N 001º 38.869’ W
A line running between Bridge Cardinal and Needles Light House, pass from S to N between 50º 39.630’ N 001º 36.888’ W 50º 39.732’ N 001º 35.506’ W
Approx Distance: 58 NM