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Show news CIC Normandy Channel Race - Striking 12th edition
22 boats out of the original line-up of 23 made it across the finish line
Posted on 6 Jun
Polyphasic sleep management
How to get the rest required during the Global Solo Challenge
Posted on 6 Jun
CIC Normandy Channel Race overall
Project Rescue Ocean wins after a humdinger of a battle last night
Posted on 4 Jun
CIC Normandy Channel Race day 4
Tomorrow a winner will be crowned, but who will it be?
Posted on 3 Jun
CIC Normandy Channel Race day 4
Braking in the Celtic Sea
Posted on 2 Jun
CIC Normandy Channel Race day 3
Tactical control of the Emerald Isle
Posted on 1 Jun
CIC Normandy Channel Race day 2
Gybing battle along the South Coast of England
Posted on 31 May
The 2023 Défi Atlantique confirmed
Make a note in your diary
Posted on 31 May
A bracing start for CIC Normandy Channel Race
23 pairings were able to put pedal to the metal in heavy seas
Posted on 31 May
The largest, most diverse offshore yacht race
450+ yachts entered in this year's 49th edition of the Rolex Fastnet Race
Posted on 20 May
Class 40 pulls in the crowds
Halvard Mabire re-elected president
Posted on 22 Apr
Sam Holliday on The Race Around's new solo class
Singlehanded and doublehanded Class 40 sailors can now get involved in the event's offshore action
Posted on 20 Apr
Normandy Channel Race broadcast scope
Ambitious television coverage with France 3 Normandie TV partnership
Posted on 16 Apr
GBR's Neil Payter enters Global Solo Challenge
"You don't fight the sea, because you will lose"
Posted on 12 Apr
A new American crew set for the Globe40
With two other American projects also in the pipeline
Posted on 10 Apr
World capital of single-handed ocean racing
Les Sables d'Olonne is now preparing to welcome you for the next great adventures
Posted on 24 Mar
Clubs collaborate for RORC Transatlantic Race
The Royal Ocean Racing Club and Yacht Club de France team up
Posted on 12 Mar
The Race Around: Solo category announced
Organisers also taken the opportunity to increase number of entries to 35
Posted on 10 Mar
Performance 40s set for Rolex Fastnet Race
One of the most popular 'classes within a class' with more than 50 entries
Posted on 4 Mar
The GLOBE40: The benefits of the new 2022 schedule
A very lively start to the year
Posted on 27 Feb
Normandy Channel Race announces title partner
CIC supporting the event alongside the City of Caen
Posted on 30 Jan
Palanad 3 win 2021 RORC Transatlantic Race trophy
Seventh winner of the antique sterling silver trophy and first Class40 to do so
Posted on 26 Jan
Carpentier reflects on RORC Transatlantic Race
A heavyweight contest between two of the world's best Class40 sailors
Posted on 20 Jan
Green Dragon and Palanad 3 scorch into Antigua
In the RORC Transatlantic Race
Posted on 19 Jan
Multihull Line Honours for Rayon Vert
In the RORC Transatlantic Race
Posted on 18 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race update
Leaders close in on Antigua
Posted on 17 Jan
Rayon Vert over halfway in RORC Transatlantic Race
Olivier Magre's Class40 Palanad 3 is the leading monohull
Posted on 13 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race update
Black Pearl retires in big conditions
Posted on 10 Jan
Spectacular start for RORC Transatlantic Race
In glorious conditions outside Marina Puerto Calero
Posted on 9 Jan
French Flair in the RORC Transatlantic Race
The race will feature two virtually identical Class40s which were launched in 2020
Posted on 7 Jan
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Beating in 50-60 knots of wind in the Indian Ocean on a Class40
© Global Solo Challenge
Made in Midi - Lumino and The Kikouyous, a Class 40 in challenging offshore conditions
© Carlo Borlenghi / Rolex
CIC Normandy Channel Race prize giving
© Jean-Marie Liot Photography
Paul Peggs at the helm – Global Ocean Race 2011/2012
© Global Solo Challenge
Axel Trehin and Frédéric Denis, Project Rescue Ocean, win the CIC Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie Liot
Axel Trehin and Frédéric Denis, Project Rescue Ocean, win the CIC Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie Liot
12th CIC Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie Liot
12th CIC Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie Liot
12th CIC Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie Liot
12th CIC Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie Liot
12th CIC Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie Liot
12th CIC Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie Liot
Défi Atlantique 2019
© grand-pavois.com
12th CIC Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie Liot
12th CIC Normandy Channel Race
© Jean-Marie Liot
Where the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans meet, the legend of Cape Horn is born
© Global Solo Challenge
Pacific and Atlantic Oceans meet at Cape Horn
© Global Solo Challenge
Pacific and Atlantic Ocean – Hugo Ramon
© Global Solo Challenge
The storm
© Global Solo Challenge
4 reefs in the main and storm jib ahead of Cape Horn
© Global Solo Challenge
Pacific and Atlantic Oceans – Preparations for the storm
© Global Solo Challenge
Pacific and Atlantic Oceans - Fatigue during the storm
© Global Solo Challenge
Pacific and Atlantic Ocean – In navigation
© Global Solo Challenge
A memorable moment for all crews. Sam Goodchild rounds the most northerly point of the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race course - Out Stack at Muckle Flugga
© Phor-ty / Class40
The Race Around's 2023/2024 course
© Image courtesy of The Race Around
Pierre-Louis Attwell is racing Class40 Vogue avec un Crohn to spread awareness of Crohn's Disease
© Patrick Deroualle / Drheam Cup
Caribeira 19
© Global Solo Challenge
Neil Payter - Caribeira 19
© Global Solo Challenge
Amhas at the Atlantic Cup in Charleston SC
© Billy Black
Class40 in the Southern Ocean
© Global Solo Challenge
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