Frenchman is first boat across

The first boat to cross the Atlantic in the Jester Challenge has arrived in Newport, Rhode Island.

Frenchman Eric Andlauer in Sterenn, his 30ft Beneteau Figaro One has arrived in Newport in a time of 31 days 15 hrs 35 minutes.

Eric was escorted to Newport by the harbourmaster and given roast beef and cheese sandwiches and champagne.