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Jérémie Beyou retires from the race

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This is obviously a tough blow for the French sailor, who had started this Vendée Globe with a craving for adventure and a strong determination to do well. When that incident forced Beyou to divert to Cape Verde, the French skipper was 7th in the race. His honesty and energy will be missed.

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