The 50,000 spectators who attended the 1st stage of the 2018 Red Bull Air Race World Championship in Abu Dhabi benefited from idyllic weather conditions, which the French have been able to capitalize on.François Le Vot (7th) and Mika Brageot (8th) start their 2018 season of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship very positively, both reaching the Round of 8. For its part, their compatriot Nicolas Ivanoff also gets a good result finishing 10th despite a backup plane.It’s the American Michael Goulian who won this Saturday, February 3 in Abu Dhabi, the first of his career since 2009. The Japanese Yoshihide Muroya, 2017 world champion and Czech Martin Šonka, his dolphin, respectively finish 2nd and 3rd.Direction Cannes for the next stage of the season (April 21 & 22) where France will host the championship for the very first time!

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