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French skipper Armel Le Cleach celebrates at the end of the 7th... News PhotoBoat Captain,Celebration,Circumnavigation,France,French Culture,Horizontal,Individual Event,Les Sables d'Olonne,Press Conference,Sailing,Sport,Sports Race,Vendee,Vendee Globe,Water Sport,Waving,YachtingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFrench skipper Armel Le Cleach celebrates at the end of the 7th edition of the Vendee Globe solo round-the-world race on January 27, 2013 off the coasts of Les Sables d'Olonne, western France. France's Francois Gabart, 29, set a new record with 78 days 02 h and 16 min, beating the previous record time set at 84 days 3hr 9min by 2009 winner Michel Desjoyeaux, and Le Cleach placed second PHOTO JEAN-MARIE LIOT / DPPI - (Photo credit should read JEAN-MARIE LIOT/AFP/Getty Images)