Sir Ben Ainslie stormed across the finish line accompanied by a swarm of RIBs and a photo helicopter, to smash the 12-year-old race record. He finished the race in two hours 52 minutes 15 seconds, carving more than 16 minutes off Francis Joyon's 2001 time.
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Becoming brighter with warm sunny spells developing this afternoon but also the risk of heavy showers
Becoming brighter with warm sunny spells but also the risk of heavy showers
Saturday morning's weather for the east of the region