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Quick roundtrip to the Azores for Alessandro Di Benedetto

There are some obvious bridges between Alessandro Di Benedetto and the Mini 6.50 world. How could we forget that he first sailed round the world non-stop and single-handedly aboard one of these small race boats. The franco-italian skipper has now settled in Les Sables d’Olonne, and it’s only logical that the organizers of the Mini Race Les Sables d’Olonne – The Azores – Les Sables d’Olonne have offered Alessandro to be the ambassador of the 2014 edition which started on Sunday, 20 July.

Not only does Alessandro support the race, but he has also decided to sail with the fleet to the Azores. He will sail back from Horta single-handed as a qualification passage for the forthcoming Route du Rhum.

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LOUIS BURTON : OCEAN MASTERS PORTRAIT : MASTER OF THE SEAS NO 12

Louis Burton is 29 years old and was born in Ivry Sur Seine in the Paris region. His life as a sailor began during his summer holidays with his brother and parents in the Ile aux Moines, Golfe du Morbihan, where he joined the local sailing school. He progressed to go through a few stages with the Glenans and really got into sailing properly at the age of 18 – he would have done so earlier had his parents not pushed him into finishing his studies !

LOUIS BURTON : OCEAN MASTERS PORTRAIT : MASTER OF THE SEAS NO 12
PORTRAIT
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Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam at the start of the Barcelona World Race

Bernard Stamm has hardly stopped over the past few months, busily putting his new project into place. The determined Swiss sailor won his bet today as he prepares for a new round-the-world race – double-handed this time.

 

Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam at the start of the Barcelona World Race
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90° test for PRB

With PRB launched and her mast stepped yesterday, Vincent and his team performed a 90° test in glorious sunshine this morning. 

It’s always a spectacular operation, which the team wanted us to experience at first hand!

@ Vincent Riou - PRB - Vendée Globe

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Masts and keels stepped on PRB and MACIF in Port La Forêt

Major handling operations today in PLF. MACIF and PRB in the throes of preparations for restepping the masts and keels after their refit.

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Record SNSM - Initiatives-Cœur winner in IMOCA

Record SNSM - Initiatives-Cœur winner in IMOCA
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Jean-Pierre Dick announced today its back on IMOCA circuit OCEAN MASTER and its participation in the next Vendée Globe.

Jean-Pierre Dick is the fifth skipper to announce the launch of his IMOCA project.

After Alex Thomson and Hugo Boss, Armel Le Cleac'h with Banque Populaire, Morgan Lagravière with Safran and Sébastien Josse with Gitana it is the turn of Jean-Pierre Dick to present its project and its partners Virbac and ST MICHEL.

Communiqué de presse du 1er Avril 2014

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01 Vincent RIOU 033 pts
01 Jean LE CAM 033 pts
03 Marc GUILLEMOT 031 pts
04 Jérémie BEYOU 030 pts
05 Bernard STAMM 025 pts
06 Guillermo ALTADILL 012 pts
06 Zbigniew GUTKOWSKI 012 pts
08 François GABART 010 pts
09 Tanguy DE LAMOTTE 009 pts
11 Alex THOMSON 005 pts
12 Nándor FA 003 pts
12 Anna CORBELLA 003 pts
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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Bernard Stamm and Jean Le Cam at the start of the Barcelona World Race

Bernard Stamm has hardly stopped over the past few months, busily putting his new project into place. The determined Swiss sailor won his bet today as he prepares for a new round-the-world race &ndash...
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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Record SNSM - Initiatives-Cœur winner in IMOCA

Reaction from Tanguy de Lamotte (Initiatives-Cœur): “Conditions were perfect for discovering the boat without too much stress. I’d like to thank the Race Committee because the course...
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Friday, June 20, 2014

IMOCA Ocean Masters New York to Barcelona final Prize-Giving

This Friday, 20th June at the Real Club Náutico de Barcelona, the prizegiving ceremony for the IMOCA Ocean Masters New York to Barcelona Race took place. The double-handed race across the North...

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