IMOCA begin this new school year by three days of training at the Pôle Finistère Course au Large in Port La Forêt, run-up to the Vendée Globe.
Vincent Riou with her PRB remains in the lead just followed by Fabrice Amedeo and Tanguy De Lamotte.
Sport, Technology and Communication, a good podium representative of these 3 strengths of the IMOCA Ocean Masters Championship.
This shows the latest evolution of the IMOCA fleet before the great deadline of the next Vendée Globe. Over three months the technology and the sport will have to live, which promises an exciting winter.
sucessfull launch of the NEW YORK – VENDEE ! Leave the shores of the Hudson River to reach the Sables d’Olonne reflects the evolution of the IMOCA Championship. With or without foil... head east!
And Kojiro Shirashi is delighted!
Following the publication of the 4th edition Barcelona World Race pre-announcement, the leaders of the IMOCA class met with FNOB officials in Barcelona in order to ensure the success of the next edition of the race, to be held in 2018-2019.IMOCA class and FNOB already work for the 4th edition Race
A top class sporting line-up with no fewer than nine nations taking part, Race HQ based at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, multi-screen international TV broadcasts, innovative digital and media arrangements... The eighth Vendée Globe already looks like being an exceptional vintage and confirms its place as the world’s leading ocean race and a major sporting event. Another new feature for this edition, henceforth a country will be the guest of honour. This time, it will be Brazil.THE 2016 VENDÉE GLOBE, HEADING FOR A RECORD-BREAKING EDITION
Let's go for the season 2015-2016 of the Championnat du Monde IMOCA Ocean Masters!