2016 Around the world solo non-stop without assistance

News

Third win for Yann Eliès in the Solitaire du Figaro

Articles |

Yann Eliès remporte sa troisième Solitaire du Figaro

Yesterday, Yann Eliès (Groupe Queguiner) won the 46th Solitaire du Figaro. After winning in  2012 and 2013, Yann joins the elite group of triple winners of the Solitaire, which includes Jérémie Beyou, Jean Le Cam, Michel…

Read more

Paul Meilhat has won the SNSM Record

Articles |

Le SMA de Paul Meilhat remporte le Trophée SNSM

Paul Meilhat along with Michel Desjoyeaux, won the SNSM Record on Tuesday aboard his SMA monohull (François Gabart’s former Macif), after a hard battle among the four boats in the IMOCA category.

Read more

An interesting initial training course in Port-la-Forêt

Articles |

Quatre Imoca à l'entrainement à Port La Forêt

For three days, from 16th to 18th June, four skippers took part in a training course organised by the Pôle Finistère Course au Large (Offshore training centre) in Port-la-Forêt in Brittany. The two new boats designed by VPLP/Verdier…

Read more

Four IMOCAs competing in the SNSM Record

Newswires |

3 Imoca déjà à quai à Saint-Nazaire pour le record SNSM

Morgan Lagravière (Safran), Paul Meilhat (SMA), Tanguy de Lamotte (Initiatives-Cœur) and Louis Burton (Bureau Vallée) will be lining up in St. Nazaire at 2000hrs on Sunday evening at the start of the SNSM Record. Ahead of them…

Read more

An innovative idea for the design on Comme un Seul Homme

Newswires |

Comme un seul homme, le bateau d'Eric Bellion

Eric Bellion is already spreading the message that he will convey during the next Vendée Globe: diversity leads to innovation and performance. For the graphic design on his IMOCA, the skipper of Comme un seul Homme has been working with all…

Read more

Nicolas Boidevézi has bought the former Hugo Boss

Articles |

Nicolas Boidevézi à bord de l'ancien Hugo Boss

Nicolas Boidevézi has taken another important step forward in his quest to compete in the Vendée Globe. The skipper from Alsace in Eastern France has acquired the former Hugo Boss (a Farr designed boat from 2007), aboard which Alex Thomson…

Read more

Four IMOCA boats training in Port-La-Forêt

Newswires |

Mise à l'eau du nouveau Banque Populaire VII d'Armel Le Cléac'h

From today until Friday 19th June, four IMOCA boats are taking part in a training course in Port-la-Forêt. This will be an opportunity for two of the top performers of the 2012 generation, Vincent Riou’s PRB and Paul Meilhat’s SMA,…

Read more

Famous French actor goes aboard Initiatives Coeur

Newswires |

Tanguy de Lamotte embarque Dany Boon

One of France’s most popular actors, Dany Boon went out sailing on Initiatives Coeur with Tanguy de Lamotte during a training session off Lorient. The two men, who actively support the Mécénat Chirurgie Cardiaque charity spent…

Read more

Fabrice Amedeo taking Matmut with him

Articles |

Fabrice Amedeo, skipper du monocoque Newrest-Matmut

After finding support from Newrest, the skipper from the Paris region, Fabrice Amedeo has just received the support of Matmut for his 2016 Vendée Globe. Thanks to these two partners, whose names will be displayed on the boat, Fabrice Amedeo,…

Read more

Follow us !

On an ongoing basis

1/292 > All the news

NEWSLETTER

Twitter

Facebook