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Golden Globe Race

Golden Globe Race

Show news Golden Globe Race entrants struggle to make start
A respectable fleet will remain, for what is an extreme nine month challenge
Posted on 29 Jun
Gijón City & GGR partnership to host GGR Prologue
A week of activities in the Spanish Port City
Posted on 22 Jun
Mark Sinclair back to les Sables d'Olonne
Ending a 174-day solitary voyage at sea
Posted on 27 May
Golden Globe 2018 - one last finisher 3 years late
Captain Coconut should enter the Les Sables d'Olonne River around 1500hrs
Posted on 27 May
Golden Globe Race launch event at Scarborough
Guy Waites to give a talk, amidst club's special races and reception
Posted on 17 May
GGR entrants, three months to go!
No room for error as many set sail to the start
Posted on 11 May
Abhilash Tomy re-enters 2022 Golden Globe Race
A Navy commander who had previously sailed solo non-stop around the world
Posted on 23 Mar
Preparing for longest sporting event in the world
23 sailors from all over the world will embark on an adventure of a lifetime for more than 200 days
Posted on 16 Mar
Ocean Globe Race: Auckland on stopover shortlist
Auckland is competing with two Australian ports to host the Southern Ocean stopover for Ocean Globe
Posted on 10 Mar
Multi-crew circumnavigators register launched
This latest roll of honour currently lists 1,848 individual circumnavigations
Posted on 23 Feb
Preparing Sagarmatha for the Golden Globe Race
Guy Waites updates us on progress made in the chilly conditions
Posted on 15 Feb
Guy Waites to compete in 2022 Golden Globe Race
Yorkshire resident and Scarborough Yacht Club member
Posted on 8 Feb
Golden Globe Entrants sail halfway around world
South African Kirsten Neuschäfer, the only woman in the Golden Globe, halfway through 14,000nm sail
Posted on 27 Jan
Mark Sinclair sets sails to compete his GGR voyage
Golden Globe Race 2022 skippers and organizers are busy at sea, in the sheds, or at Paris Boat Show
Posted on 3 Dec 2021
Australian entrant in Golden Globe Race wrecked
Michael Davey (60) was wrecked in a gale after competing his qualifying voyage for the GGR
Posted on 7 Nov 2021
Boss is on holidays, the "A" team is taking over
Don McIntyre is about to go sailing!
Posted on 28 Oct 2021
Golden Globe Race team at Southampton Boat Show
Les Sables d'Olonne and the Golden Globe Race held a media briefing
Posted on 20 Sep 2021
365 days before return of the Golden Globe Race
26 skippers from 11 countries confirm their entry in the third edition
Posted on 2 Sep 2021
An epic feat of human endurance
Skipper Ian Herbert-Jones prepares for sea trials ahead of the 2022 Golden Globe Race
Posted on 11 Jun 2021
Guy Waites prepares for Golden Globe Race
Difficult shakedown voyage from Panama for Scarborough YC member
Posted on 29 May 2021
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 2021
Les Sables d'Olonne France official launch
28 entrants from 11 countries signed on
Posted on 23 Mar 2021
Damien Guillou & PRB enter Golden Globe Race 2022
Preparing to take up an extraordinary challenge
Posted on 19 Mar 2021
Cup news, Vendee Globe finishers, GGR 2022 update
Latest newsletter from Sail-World's David Schmidt in the USA
Posted on 2 Mar 2021
Dalton brothers take on GGR and America's Cup
The Dalton family wants it all!!
Posted on 27 Feb 2021
Melissa Payne takes helm for 2022 GGR and 2023 OGR
The Golden Globe Race currently has 28 entrants from 11 countries
Posted on 25 Feb 2021
Top 10 Biggest Sailing Stories of 2020 part 2
Mark Jardine and Andy Rice chat about the top five articles
Posted on 31 Dec 2020
Marlow Ropes partner with Ian Herbert Jones
As the UK Skipper prepares for the 2022 Golden Globe Race
Posted on 27 Nov 2020
Cape Horners launch solo circumnavigators register
Those who have completed solo circumnavigations via the Three Great Capes
Posted on 30 Oct 2020
Celebrating offshore success and the CCA's awards
Latest Sail-World newsletter from David Schmidt in the USA
Posted on 25 Feb 2020


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    GGR 2022 Entrant Edward Walentynowicz (Canada) onboard his RUSTLER 36 `NOAH'S JEST`, Alantic Crossing.
    © Edward Walentynowicz
    Arnaud GAIST on France 3 Friday TV Show June 24 2024, final try to attract support for his GGR2022 Campaign.
    © Arnaud GAIST Team
    Kirsten Neuschäfer (South Africa) onboard her Cape George 36 `Minnehaha`.
    © Kirsten Neuschäfer Team
    Jeremy Bagshaw (South Africa) sailing his OE32 `OLLEANNA`, AFTER 52 DAYS, arrived Horta, Azores.
    © Jeremy Bagshaw
    GGR 2022 Entrant Michael Guggenberger (AUSTRIA) onboard his BISCAY 36 `NURI`
    © Michael Guggenberger Team
    GGR2022 Entrant Guy deBoer (USA) onboard his 1986 TASHIBA 36 `SPIRIT`.
    © Guy deBoer Team
    GGR Entrant Elliott Smith (USA) onbard his GALEFORCE 34.
    © Elliott Smith Team
    Guido Cantini aboard Hannah of Cowes the Vancouver 34. Due to personal issue, he had to retire from 2022 GGR, but he will participate in the 2026 GGR.
    © Guido Cantini / Hannah Racing
    Galiana's team is largely made up of a new generation of sailors.
    © Tapio Lehtinen Sailing
    Adventure Class Finland Entry Tapio Lehtinen Sailing Team with Galiana Sailing before the refit.
    © Ville Norra
    Tapio and OGR 2023 crews behind, sitting with local optimist sailors, future crews for OGR 2031 !
    © Aïda Valceanu
    2018 Golden Globe Race: Finnish skipper Tapio Lehtinen and his Gaia 36 yacht ASTERIA arrival at the Hobart Film gate in 6th place in the Golden Globe Race.
    © GGR
    Ocean Globe Race and Tapio Lehtinen Sailing Joint Press Conference at HSS Yacht Club, Finland last Friday, 17th June
    © Aïda Valceanu
    Finnish sailor Jussi Paavoseppä proudly announced to carry on the legacy of Finnish offshore sailing by participating in the Ocean Globe Race in 2023 with an iconic Finnish boat ex Fazer Finland.
    © Aïda Valceanu
    The beautiful bay of Les Sables d'Olonne - Golden Globe Race
    © Alexandre Lamoureux
    Gijón, Principado de Asturias, España - Golden Globe Race
    © Victor Estevez Gomez
    Puerto Deportivo de Gijón - Golden Globe Race
    © Ignacio Izquierdo
    Left Right, Mayor of LSO Yannick Moreau, Winner of the 2018 Golden Globe Race Jean Luc Van den Heede, Mark, GGR Founder Don McIntyre.
    © Bernard Gergaud
    Mark Sinclair Capt'n Coconut happy to arrive in Les Sables d'Olonne with exactly 100 days left before the start of the 2022 Golden Globe Race and a long job list to be ready in time! - Golden Globe Race
    © Bernard Gergaud
    Golden Globe Race - Special Fans!
    © Bernard Gergaud
    Mark has spent a total of 332 days at sea to complete his circumnavigation! - Golden Globe Race
    © Bernard Gergaud
    Two Broken forestays, a shredded jib, No more toilet paper and PEOPLE!! - Golden Globe Race
    © Bernard Gergaud
    Great to be back in Les Sables d'Olonne but you know, I could have kept going cause you really do become one with the sea! but the food smells great! - Golden Globe Race
    © Bernard Gergaud.
    The 40 Year old engine finally died a few months ago so a tow up the famous river was cool! - Golden Globe Race
    © Bernard Gergaud
    Golden Globe 2018 - one last finisher three years late
    © Golden Globe Race
    The coast of Mauritania and the threat of piracy
    © Golden Globe Race
    The coast of Mauritania and the threat of piracy
    © Golden Globe Race
    Fishery Improvement Project (FIP) for small pelagic fisheries in Mauritania
    © Golden Globe Race
    The coast of Mauritania and the threat of piracy
    © Golden Globe Race
    The coast of Mauritania and the threat of piracy
    © Golden Globe Race
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