40 skippers will be at the start.

IMOCA V and B - Monbana - Mayenne

V and B, official bar of the Vendée Globe 2024!

Mayenne-based company V and B will be taking over the helm of the official bar of the Vendée Globe 2024. Three weeks before the start of the single-handed, non-stop, non-assisted round-the-world race on 10 November, the 30,000 m² village will open its doors to welcome more than 2 million…

Oliver Heer Le skipper d'Ocean Racing Oliver Heer (GER) a envoyé une photo du bateau le 30 mai 2024.
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Charlie Dalin, vainqueur de la New York Vendée - Les Sables d'Olonne

Charlie Dalin (MACIF Santé Prévoyance), wins the New York Vendée - Les Sables d'Olonne

This Sunday at 23h44mn30s, Charlie Dalin (MACIF Santé Prévoyance) completed the New York Vendée - Les Sables d'Olonne, the final qualifier and selection race for the Vendée Globe, as the great winner. The skipper controlled the race from start to finish. He has confirmed himself even more as one of…

New York Vendée - Les Sables d'Olonne

The New York Vendée is close to the finish

The last qualifying race for the 10th edition of the Vendée Globe, the New York Vendée - Les Sables d'Olonne is fulfilling all its promises! It is a very important race as it represents the last race for logging miles and securing a coveted place on the start line of the famous Everest of the seas…

e skipper du MS Amlin, Conrad Colman (NZL), a envoyé une photo depuis le bateau
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United Nations World Oceans Day will be will be celebrated in the village of New York Vendée race

Les IMOCA quittent New York

Skippers of the New York Vendée race are heading for the start line

The skippers of the New York Vendée - Les Sables d'Olonne have left the pontoons, heading for the start line, 90 miles off the coast. The start will be given tomorrow at 8pm (French time).

Les IMOCA à New York


The ‘top start’ of the last transatlantic race before the Vendée Globe, between New York and Les Sables d'Olonne, will be given next Wednesday. The skippers already met up last Friday for the Vendée Liberty, a competition of runs contested in an exceptional setting. Just what they need to give…

Vivez la Vendée Liberty ! | New York Vendée 2024
Les IMOCA à New York
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New York

The Vendée Globe switches to American time

With 6 months to go before the start of its 10th edition, the Vendée Globe is making an American aside! The last qualifying and selection race for the solo round the world race, the New York Vendée Les Sables d'Olonne, will set sail in 15 days time, on 29 May, at 20h00 French time.

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Vendée U shops, official suppliers to the Vendée Globe

Élodie Bonnafous et Alexis Loison sur le Trophée BPGO en 2022

BPGO, from the Figaro circuit to the Vendée Globe

While Banque Populaire is committed to the skipper Armel Le Cleac'h, who won the Vendée Globe in 2016 with the Bank and still holds the record for the fastest race time, Banque Populaire Grand Ouest completes the national commitment by bringing its sponsorship policy to the Grand Ouest, as close as…

Yoann Richomme

Yoann Richomme, winner of The Transat CIC

It's quite simple, when Yoann Richomme - the skipper of Paprec Arkéa - competes in a solo IMOCA race, he wins!

New colours for Thomas Ruyant's IMOCA Vulnerable
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Thomas Ruyant and Sam Goodchild's IMOCA boats renamed Vulnerable

Glacier en Antarctique

Icebergs, navigation and sea level

In the old days, icebergs in the Antarctic could completely disrupt shipping routes. Today, the number of icebergs is directly linked to changes in sea levels.