to a fantastic win! "Edition 2000/2001 : Le Globe Express". I entered an area of low pressure and am trying to cross the centre. Unexpectedly rough conditions, gusts to 60kts, have this afternoon placed Conrad Colman in a tough position in one of the most remote area of the Pacific Ocean. Retrieved 8 December 2008. Newport, RI: The Museum of Yachting. Once both are on the same northbound tack, Thomsons strong side, Le Cléach should gain for the coming 18-20 hours as he enjoys the benefits of a slightly strengthening and more lifted breeze.