Crew Completes Transatlantic Crossing from RI

Photo/Swift Yachts
Photo/Swift Yachts

About one month and 3,200 miles since leaving the Bristol Yacht Club in Bristol, Rhode Island, the Mouligne family of four — and two French cousins — stepped ashore at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 29, 2014, from their boat Flamili at the French port of Arzal, according to an article on EastBayRI.com.

Although parts of the voyage featured light winds that kept them struggling to keep on schedule, the last days brought strong winds that had the Jeanneau 45’ sailboat barreling toward the coast.

Read more about the Flamili’s trip from the Bristol Yacht Club to France.