Golden Globe Race. Already a month at sea!

Golden Globe Race Already a month at sea

Michael Guggenberger on his yacht “Nuri”. Photo credit: André Rodrigues Today there are only thirteen sailors struggling in the doldrums, looking for trade winds and a quick passage south. Simon Curwen (UK) crossed the equator in the lead on Thursday 6 October. – Advertising – Simon, who doesn’t have the fastest boat, took the lead … Read more

Golden Globe Race 2022. The sailors pass from the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean after the Cape Town stage

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Leaving on September 4, 2022, the skippers of the Golden Globe Race have been sailing the Atlantic for two months already. Three of them reached Cape Town by Wednesday 9 November. The rest of the sailboats should pass this stage by the end of the week, before tackling the solitary waters of the Indian Ocean. … Read more

Golden Globe Race. Difficult conditions for the competitors, Damien Guillou left

Golden Globe Race Difficult conditions for the competitors Damien Guillou

220426 – Lorient – Training for the 2022 Golden Globe Race, skipper: Damien Guillou ©Yann Riou – polaRYSE / PRB Heavy weather and heavy seas affect the competitors as a train of depressions advances over Europe. Damien Guillou, the skipper of PRB back in Les Sables for repairs was able to set off again this … Read more

Golden Globe Race 2022: final formalities for some competitors in Les Sables d’Olonne – BoatingActu.com

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In Les Sables d’Olonne, Place du Vendée Globe, the Golden Globe Race Village is a great popular festival that attracts thousands of visitors every day, offering them the opportunity to meet the participants and discover their boats on the pontoons of the GGR. They can also admire the scale models of the original 1968 boats, … Read more

Golden Globe Race GGR 2019. RETRO: Grand arrival of Jean-Luc Van Den Heede in Les Sables d’Olonne

Golden Globe Race GGR – Grand arrival of Jean-Luc Van Den Heede in Les Sables d’Olonne This article was published in January 2019.As we approach the next GGR 2022, retrospective for fun. A bath, a steak, a pintSeven months of sailing have not taken away her sparkling humor. With a slightly emaciated face – freeze-dried … Read more

Golden Globe Race GGR 2018-19. RETRO: Grand arrival of Jean-Luc Van Den Heede in Les Sables d’Olonne

RETRO GGR 2018-19 Golden Globe Race GGR – Grand arrival of Jean-Luc Van Den Heede in Les Sables d’Olonne A bath, a steak, a pintSeven months of sailing have not taken away her sparkling humor. With a slightly emaciated face – freeze-dried foods are not for everyone… – but apparently in great shape, Jean-Luc Van … Read more

Golden Globe Race. The emotion of the big departure for the 16 skippers

Golden Globe Race The emotion of the big departure for

Startline, seconds before the Go! Les Sables d’Olonne lived this Sunday in unison with the 16 skippers at the start of the second edition of the Golden Globe Race, the non-stop solo race on old sailboats from 10 to 11 meters without technology and without assistance. 9 months of total isolation await the skippers who … Read more

Golden Globe Race: Opening of the village and departure on September 4

Golden Globe Race Opening of the village and departure on.webp

Les Sables d’Olonne is preparing to relive these unique moments when the city honors sailors ready to challenge the oceans. For the inauguration of the village on Saturday, Place du Vendée Globe, the crowd was already there. Offshore racing enthusiasts,foffshore icionados and many families were thus the first to survey the pontoons and paths of … Read more

Golden Globe Race. Already a month at sea!

Golden Globe Race Already a month at sea

Michael Guggenberger on his yacht “Nuri”. Photo credit: André Rodrigues Today there are only thirteen sailors struggling in the doldrums, looking for trade winds and a quick passage south. Simon Curwen (UK) crossed the equator in the lead on Thursday 6 October. – Advertising – Simon, who doesn’t have the fastest boat, took the lead … Read more

Golden Globe Race 2022: retirements, comebacks and sausages, the point on the race

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16 sailors set off from Sables-d’Olonne on September 4 for the GGR, the Golden Globe Race, a solo sailing trip around the world without electronics, which should last more than 200 days. A look back at three weeks of racing. “It’s the experience of a lifetime. Firstly because it’s the longest race, but also because … Read more