As anticipated, since departing Cape Town last Wednesday, the seven VO65s dragged raced off at pace on an ESEerly heading bound for the strongest winds associated with a Southern Ocean depression.
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, 75, has finished the Route du Rhum–Destination Guadeloupe in third place in the Rhum class.
British's Miranda Merron crossed the finish line of the 3542 miles La Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe off Pointe-a-Pitre this Thursday afternoon at 16:17:25 UTC to take seventh place aboard he
While more modifications are being mooted for the champion supermaxi yacht Wild Oats XI as part of her preparation for next month’s Rolex Sydney Hobart yacht race, a high-profile new
Spain's Alex Pella won the Class40 division of the La Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe when Tales 2 Santander crossed the finish line of the 3542 miles race at 06:47:08 TU.
Leg two of the Volvo Ocean Race sets sail from Cape Town tomorrow at 1600 UTC with a more simple route to its final destination of Abu Dhabi than in the race three years ago.
The podium was completed in the Route du Rhum's IMOCA class when at 14:59:20 UTC on Saturday, Marc Guillemot and Safran crossed the Guadeloupe finish line to take third place behind Fran&
Ian Walker and Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing came out on top to win in the Volvo Ocean Race's Cape Town in-port race, less than a week after arriving in South Africa as winners of the round the world race