Offshore

IDEC maxi tri renamed

Guo Chuan, the Chinese skipper who holds the world record for sailing a Class 40 solo non-stop around the world, and who recently acquired Francis Joyon's IDEC trimaran, today officially renamed th

Dongfeng breaks mast

Chinese Volvo Ocean Race boat, Dongfeng Race Team broke its mast earlier today. Fortunately nobody has been injured and there is no immediate danger to the crew.

Plymouth confirmed for The Transat start

Plymouth has won the bid to host the start of The Transat in 2016, ensuring that The Transat, the successor to the OSTAR (for the pro end of the fleet) will start from its historic ‘home&rsqu

Victory for Cheminees Poujoulat

Vastly experienced offshore racers, Switzerland's Bernard Stamm and France's Jean le Cam on board Cheminées Poujoulat have won the Barcelona World Race 2014-15 and set the reference

Jack's back!

The first British sailor to take home the Solitaire du Figaro Rookie prize in 2013, a then 22-year-old Jack Bouttell, was deemed the shining new star of solo offshore racing.

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