The Artemis Offshore Academy has confirmed that three British Rookies, Sam Matson, Rich Mason and Alan Roberts will all compete in next month's Solitaire du Figaro.
The domestic season for the RORC Season's Points Championship kicked off with a test of tactics and endurance for the Cervantes Trophy, between Cowes and Le Havre.
British solo skipper Sam Matson (Artemis 21) showed the strength of his offshore metal in Concarneau on Saturday crossing the Solo Concarneau Trophée Guy Cotten finish line at 15:29
Surfing down the rolling waves of the Brittany coast, yesterday (Thursday, 1 May) at 14:00 BST 32 Figaros squeezed together to cross the Solo Concarneau start line at the highly favoured committee
Emirates Team New Zealand has announced that it will not be competing in the next Volvo Ocean Race.
Today Team SCA sets off on its first transatlantic passage, sailing from its training base in Lanzarote, Spain to Newport Rhode Island, USA.