Cheese back on the bus

Laurent Pagès is standing down from Team Brunel for the fifth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race because of an injury. The French sailor broke two ribs during the stopover in Auckland.

Florence Arthaud killed in helicopter crash

It was with great sorrow that we heard the news this morning of the death of Florence Arthaud.

Team Vestas Wind grounding report

An independent report into the grounding of Team Vestas Wind on Leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race was released today.

Kiwi heavyweight joins Team Alvimedica

Team Alvimedica will add some Southern Ocean experience to the crew for Leg 5 with the addition of Volvo Ocean Race veteran Stu Bannatyne.

Safran christened

Just two days after being launched, the IMOCA 60 Safran, skippered by Morgan Lagravière, was christened today in Lorient in the presence of the boat's 'godmother' Catherine Maunoury

First new generation IMOCA 60 launched

Today at Chantier CDK boatyard in Lorient, Safran, the new IMOCA 60 to be skippered by Morgan Lagravière, was launched for the first time.

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