The Vendée Globe seen through the eyes of... #5
"That's what the Southern Ocean is all about!" Relive the week of Damien Seguin, Louis Burton and Yannick Bestaven before they pass Cap Leeuwin.
07.06OceansLab announce first Ofcial Cleantech Partners…Today (06.06.23), OceansLab is pleased to confirm the support of clean energy enablers Genevos, Oceanvolt and Maxeon Solar Technologies as partners in its campaign as the world’s first hydrogenelectric race yacht.…31.05Gentoo partners with Blue Marine Foundation…Gentoo Sailing Team are pleased to announce a partnership with ocean charity Blue Marine Foundation. Blue Marine focuses on addressing overfishing, creating marine reserves, and restoring vital habitats. Its mission is to see 30 percent of the world’s ocean under effective protection by 2030.…24.05FIVE MONTHS IN!…An update from Phil Sharp…18.05IMOCA world Champion Charlie Dalin joins 11th Hour Racing for Leg 5…Charlie Dalin (FRA), the two-time IMOCA world champion, will join the only US entry in The Ocean Race for the critical double-pointer leg from Newport, Rhode Island, to Aarhus, Denmark.…12.05Kevin Escoffier reveals his crew for Leg 5 of The Ocean Race aboard Holcim-PRB…Charles Caudrelier, skipper of the Maxi Edmond de Rothschild (Gitana Team) and reigning winner of The Ocean Race, boards Holcim-PRB. Abby Ehler, Sam Goodchild and Yann Riou (OBR) will also be part of the crew for this Leg 5.…09.05Guyot Environnement-Team Europe dismasts, all crew members safe…In the final stage of the fourth leg of The Ocean Race, fate dealt a heavy blow to GUYOT environnement - Team Europe. On the night of Tuesday, 9 May, the mast broke on the black yacht in heavy sea and wind conditions.…
10 boats race out of Aarhus towards The Hague in The Ocean Race
IMOCAs head towards Friday afternoon Kiel fly-by, while VO65s push towards The Hague with Sunday ETA for both fleets...•••
France’s sailor of the decade joins team for coastal leg 6 to The Hague
11th Hour Racing Team has unveiled its crew line-up for Leg 6 of The Ocean Race – the short, three-day coastal dash to The Hague, The Netherlands. Skipper Charlie Enright (USA) has called in France’s Sailor of the Decade…•••