Gijón, Principado de Asturias, España. Photo Copyright: Victor Estevez Gomez
By Golden Globe Race
22/06/2022 - 08:59

Golden Globe Race enter partnership to host the GGR Prologue

It was announced today in Gijón, that the Golden Globe Race is partnering with the Spanish Port City of Gijón for a week of activities starting 6th August

IMOCA Charal equipped with OSCAR ©Gauthier Lebec_CHARAL
By Comunicati
10/06/2022 - 05:36

Oscar provides the AI-powered device to Vendée Arctique entries

Oscar, the AI-powered electronic lookout device, will provide vital added safety for the solo IMOCA skippers competing in the Vendée Arctique that starts on Sunday (12th June) from Les Sables d'Olonne, France

©Amory Ross/11th Hour Racing
By 11th hour racing
07/06/2022 - 06:00

11th Hour Racing Team arrives in Newport, Rhode Island

11th Hour Racing Team has completed its first major fully-crewed ocean crossing. The new IMOCA race boat Mālama arrived in its home port of Newport, Rhode Island

11th Hour Racing Team sets sails for Newport, Rhode Island
By 11th hour racing
27/05/2022 - 04:31

11th Hour Racing Team sets sails for Newport, Rhode Island

Professional offshore sailing outfit, 11th Hour Racing Team, has set off for its first major ocean crossing in its new IMOCA race boat - Malama

Guyot environnement - Team Europe © Charles Drapeau / ILP Vision
By The Ocean Race
20/05/2022 - 08:00

Team Europe confirmed as fourth IMOCA entry for The Ocean Race

A new IMOCA team is confirmed to participate in The Ocean Race 2022-23. The campaign sees French offshore sailor Benjamin Dutreux joining forces with Offshore Team Germany Olympian Robert Stanjek

With their new Imoca 60, Malama, 11th Hour Racing Team has set an important benchmark for the carbon footprint and environmental impact of new raceboat builds.
By Seahorse Magazine
15/05/2022 - 05:56

Environmentally driven 11th Hour Racing Team’s latest Imoca 60

You’d expect the environmentally-driven 11th Hour Racing Team to push harder than most when it came to building their latest Imoca 60. They did not disappoint...

The Biotherm IMOCA will compete in The Ocean Race
© Biotherm
By The Ocean Race
21/04/2022 - 11:00

Paul Meilhat’s Biotherm will compete in The Ocean Race

French skipper Paul Meilhat will fulfil a lifelong dream in January 2023 when he leads Biotherm across the starting line of The Ocean Race on the waters off Alicante, Spain

From the Whitbread to The Ocean Race – The incredible technological laboratory and its ‘French Heritage’
By The Ocean Race
29/03/2022 - 07:00

The Ocean Race: the technological laboratory and its French Heritage

In part two of this series devoted to the history of the French in the round-the-world crewed race, IMOCA and The Ocean Race revisit the technological evolution that has coloured a race

Vendée Arctic Course Map - Les Sables d'Olonne 2022
By Vendée Globe
17/03/2022 - 04:58

Notice of Race for the Vendée Arctique Les Sables d’Olonne is published

The Vendée Arctique is a non-stop solo offshore race with no outside assistance allowed following in the pure tradition of the Vendée Globe

Sayula II, rounding Cape Horn, at the 1973-74 Whitbread Round the World Race
© Bernardo Arsuaga Private Collection
By The Ocean Race
11/03/2022 - 11:00

The Ocean Race: the pioneers of the crewed round the world race

In a year’s time, they’ll be riding the Indian Ocean swell in The Ocean Race where the IMOCA Class is making its race debut, alongside the familiar VO65 one-designs