The making of IMOCA 60 11.2 : Design
More than two years in the making and tens of thousands of hours spent on the design and build process, our Skipper Charlie Enright, naval architect Guillaume Verdier and MerConcept project manager Armand de Jacquelot reflect on designing the Team's IMOCA 60 for The Ocean Race 2022-23.
Amélie Grassi: "Paving the way and exploring this new concept is always exceptional"
Amélie Grassi, a member of the Biotherm crew, tells us about the start of the race from on board.•••
Robert Stanjek: Sébastien Simon proves a master at playing the shifts in and out of the Doldrums
Not many people saw this coming, but the oldest and heaviest boat in the fleet – Guyot environnement-Team Europe – has emerged from the worst of the Doldrums with a useful lead.•••