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Class 40

Class 40

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Show news Aïna Enfance et avenir wins 2019 Défi Atlantique
Fast start and an area without wind to negotiate in the Gulf of Gascony
Posted on 15 Apr
10th Normandy Channel Race preview
An anniversary edition to be celebrated in style
Posted on 13 Apr
Transat Jacques Vabre: Record number of skippers
46 competitors have already confirmed their entry
Posted on 11 Apr
2019 Défi Atlantique Guadeloupe - Leg 2 start
First stage won by Aymeric Chappellier's Aïna Enfance and Avenir
Posted on 9 Apr
2019 Défi Atlantique Guadeloupe - Final stretch
A return race for Class40 between Pointe-à-Pitre, Horta and La Rochelle
Posted on 8 Mar
It's a wrap - 2019 RORC Caribbean 600
Very much on the bucket-list of any offshore sailor
Posted on 24 Feb
North Sails Weekly Debrief
RORC Caribbean 600 Takeover and #NSVictoryList
Posted on 23 Feb
RORC Caribbean 600: Top of the Class
Prizewinners get the rum
Posted on 23 Feb
RORC Caribbean 600 - Class40 fight to the finish
Class40 Eärendil won Line Honours for the Class40 Division
Posted on 21 Feb
RORC Caribbean 60 day 2
Multi70 Maserati and MOD70 Argo have been ripping up the race track
Posted on 19 Feb
Blast off for the RORC Caribbean 600
2019 RORC Caribbean 600 kicked off in spectacular conditions
Posted on 19 Feb
Get set for a cracker
There has already been high drama ahead of the RORC Caribbean 600 start
Posted on 18 Feb
12,000 miles lined up in 2019 celebrating 15 years
Class 40 Association celebrates its 15th anniversary in 2019
Posted on 16 Feb
Battle lines drawn for the RORC Caribbean 600
Eleventh edition set to start on Monday
Posted on 14 Feb
Normandy Channel Race 2019 preview
Route du Rhum unquestionably marked a turning point in the development of the Class40
Posted on 3 Feb
Seize the Opportunity: Youth in RORC Caribbean 600
Young up-and-coming sailors will be racing alongside and against world's best professionals
Posted on 29 Jan
Défi Atlantique Guadeloupe preview
Ocean racing is back in force in La Rochelle
Posted on 15 Jan
RORC Caribbean 600: A month to go
US entries make up 40% of IRC fleet + Record year for Class40s
Posted on 14 Jan
Allen puts performance at heart of 2018 launches
Adoption of soft attachment systems and innovative block technology
Posted on 19 Dec 2018
A great Rhum
40th anniversary proved to be a memorable edition
Posted on 15 Dec 2018
RORC Transatlantic Race: Cracking beers in Grenada
Sirius, Black Sheep and Xtra Staerk have joined the role of honour
Posted on 12 Dec 2018
Kuka3 lift the RORC Transatlantic Race Trophy
Though yachts are still racing, none can beat the time set by Kuka3
Posted on 11 Dec 2018
RORC Transatlantic Race: Hydra happy in Grenada
Hydra was runner-up in the Class40 Division to Catherine Pourre's Eärendil
Posted on 10 Dec 2018
2019 Transat Jacques Vabre: Preview
Class40, Muli50 and Imoca60 will brave the Atlantic double-handed
Posted on 9 Dec 2018
RORC Transatlantic Race: Eärendil celebrate
A warm welcome in Greneda
Posted on 8 Dec 2018
Normandy Channel Race 2019 preview
Event going from strength to strength on 10th anniversary
Posted on 8 Dec 2018
Jack's back from the Route du Rhum
8th place in a brutal race for a young sailor with diabetes
Posted on 7 Dec 2018
2018 RORC Transatlantic Race day 12
Kuka3 fight to the finish
Posted on 7 Dec 2018
2018 RORC Transatlantic Race day 11
My Song set the bar, Kuka3 count the minutes
Posted on 5 Dec 2018
2018 RORC Transatlantic Race - Brothers in arms
Multihull prize giving held in Camper & Nicholsons Port Louis Marina
Posted on 3 Dec 2018
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Earendil at 2019 Défi Atlantique Guadeloupe
© Event Media
Made in Midi at 2019 Défi Atlantique Guadeloupe
© Event Media
Good start for 2nd leg from Horta to La Rochelle - 2019 Défi Atlantique Guadeloupe
© Event Media
Catherine Poure's French Class40 Eärendil won Line Honours and the Class40 Division - 2019 RORC Caribbean 600
© Arthur Daniel
Catherine Pourre's Class40 Team racing Eärendil (FRA) will raise the Class40 Rum Barrel for the second time, winning the Class40 division - RORC Caribbean 600
© Tim Wright / Photoaction.com
Catherine Pourre's Class40 Eärendil approaching Redonda at sunset in the RORC Caribbean 600
© RORC / Arthur Daniel
Luke Berry's Lamotte - Module Création - 2019 RORC Caribbean 600
© RORC / Arthur Daniel
Catherine Pourre's Eärendil has taken Line Honours for the Class40 Division in the 2019 RORC Caribbean 600, crossing the finish line on 21 February 01:01:15, in an elapsed time of 2 Days 13 Hours 45 Mins and 50 Seconds
© Louay Habib
Sunset Redonda - Aymeric Chappellier's Aïna Enfance Et Avenir - 2019 RORC Caribbean 600
© RORC / Arthur Daniel
2019 RORC Caribbean 600
© RORC / Arthur Daniel
Just minutes separate the top three Class40s and Aymeric Chappellier's Aïna Enfance Et Avenir is just in the lead in the RORC Caribbean 600
© Tim Wright / www.photoaction.com
A battle royal is raging at the front of the Class40 fleet - RORC Caribbean 600, Day 2
© Tim Wright / www.photoaction.com
The ten-strong Class40 fleet with the media helicopter capturing their start - RORC Caribbean 600
© RORC / Arthur Daniel
Class40 fleet
© class40.com
Class40 fleet - Route du Rhum 2006
© class40.com
Class40 fleet - Route du Rhum 2018
© Christophe Breschi
Catherine Pourre's Eärendil set the Class40 race record in the 2018 race of 2 days 13 hours and 15 seconds - RORC Caribbean 600
© Tim Wright / Photoaction.com
2018 Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie LIOT / NCR 2018
Défi Atlantique Guadeloupe > Horta > La Rochelle
© David Carnec
Défi Atlantique Guadeloupe > Horta > La Rochelle
© Robin Christol
Second overall in the 2018 Route du Rhum, Aymeric Chappellier's Class40 Aïna Enfance Et Avenir will be one to watch https://www.team-aina-151.com - RORC Caribbean 600
© Christophe Breschi
Abby Sunderland's Wild Eyes after being afloat for eight years since she was abandoned in 2010 after being dismasted - seen here near Kangaroo Island
© South Australia Police
Abby Sunderland's Wild Eyes after being afloat for eight years since she was abandoned in 2010 after being dismasted - seen here near Kangaroo Island
© South Australia Police
Round Martinique Regatta fleet
© Event Media
Let's get Sirius!! Stephane Bry, Ari Kaensaekoski, Philippe Magliulo and Jan Paukkunen celebrate after finishing the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race
© RORC / Arthur Daniel
Andrew Richards' drone captures Class40 Sirius as she makes her way to the finish line in Grenada - 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race
© RORC / picturesofgrenada.com
Catherine Pourre's Class40 Eärendil, with crew members Gery Atkins and Pietro Luciana were presented with a RORC Decanter for the team's victory in the Class40 Division -Eärendil took Class40 line honours and completed the race in just over 13days 16hrs
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
French/Finish team on Stephane Bry's Class40 Sirius completed the race in 16 days 08hrs 33mins 26secs, just in time for the prize giving party. L: Eddie Warden Owen, RORC CEO, Stephane Bry, Grenadian Minister for Tourism & Civil Aviation, Dr. Clarice Mode
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
Arto Linnervuo's Finnish Xp-44 Xtra-Staerk at the start of the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race from Calero Marinas, Marina Lanzarote
© RORC
Sunset arrival in Grenada for Class40 Hydra - 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race
© RORC / Arthur Daniel
WindBot-COACH-660x82Gul 2018 October - Code Zero FOOTERRS Sailing BOTTOM