FRENCH SKIPPER PHILIPPE MONNET JOKES ON HIS BOAT ON EVE OF THE ROUTE DU
RHUM YACHTING RACE.
Skipper Philippe Monnet of France sticks out his tongue at
photographers from his catamaran on the eve of the 2002 Route du Rhum
in Saint-Malo, November 8, 2002. 41 boats will start November 9 for the
monohulls and one day later for the catamarans in the seventh edition
of France's most prestigious transatlantic solo race from Saint-Malo,
French Brittany to the overseas territory of Guadeloupe.