Sailor rescued from capsized boat
Updated: January 6, 2009, 3:51 PM ETAssociated Press
PARIS -- French skipper Jean Le Cam has been rescued from his capsized yacht by a rival in the Vendee Globe around-the-world solo sailing contest.Le Cam is reportedly healthy and aboard the PRB, the boat of skipper Vincent Riou. The rescue west of Cape Horn on Tuesday was a surprise to organizers. They had expected a Chilean naval vessel to extract Le Cam early Wednesday. But Riou was the first to reach Le Cam's boat, which capsized overnight Monday. Riou reported to race ...
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