22 Class40 at the start of the 40 Malouine Lamotte
The start of the second edition of the 40 Malouine will be given tomorrow in St Malo bay. An offshore course of 155nm in double-handed, two coastal courses in crew on Sunday, 22 Class40, 5 Vintage, 2 new boats at the start... a beautiful weekend in p...
Fastnet Race: Prendre la Mer Agir pour la Foret, first Vintage
Of the 33 Class40s entered in the Rolex Fastnet race, 6 were in the Vintage category.
After 4 days 1 hour and 28 minutes of racing, Mathieu Claveau and his crew won in this category on their 2009 Akilaria.
The Dutch duo of Sec Hayai and the Finnish...
Rolex Fastnet Race : victory of Palanad III after a tense finish
Just ahead of the IRC One leader, there was another nail-biting finish between the Class40s, with the first six crossing the line within the space of an hour after a compression occurred as the wind turned patchy just short of the line. The competiti...
The 26 Class40 boats of the #RolexFastnetRace fleet have all rounded the Fastnet Rock.
Here is the order:
1. Lamotte Module Création (153 - Luke Berry) at 14h50
2. Tales 2 (123 - Andrea Fornaro)
3. Palanad 3 (160 - Antoine Magré)
33 Class40s take on the Fastnet
The race is on! Yesterday, Sunday 8th August, the start of the 49th edition of the Rolex Fastnet Race was given in sustained sea and wind conditions. After a few hours of racing, five boats had to abandon due to various incidents, including the disma...
A Vintage at the top of the RORC championship
The Jumbo40 #26 is a regular on the racing program across the Channel.
The Stellantis crew is leading the RORC Class40 championship, a great performance for a Vintage!
Their next goal is the Rolex Fastnet race, which will start on August 8th.
LS-H : Redman's victory (almost) on the wire!
Three minutes and 14 seconds: this is the tiny gap that finally separated the two leaders of this Les Sables - Horta - Les Sables 2021 at the finish line. A derisory gap at the end of 2,540 miles of racing and nearly eleven days at sea. Eleven trying...
RORC Cowes Dinard: victory for La Manche #EvidenceNautique
Four Class40 participated, this Friday, July 9th, in Cowes Dinard.
Nicolas Jossier, only a few days after his victory on La Trinité Cherbourg by Actual, repeats the performance on this 151 nautical miles course.
1. La Manche #EvidenceNautiqu...
Les Sables - Horta, order of passage in Horta
While the first boats are 24 hours away from the finish in Les Sables, the last Class40 has just crossed the mark in front of the port of Horta.
Here is the order :
1. Project Rescue Ocean, le 04.07 à 5h 29m 11s
2. Redman, le 04.07 à...
New 24-hour record for Ian Lipinski and Crédit Mutuel!
Ian Lipinski is definitely impressive on his Max 40 Crédit Mutuel: a victory in the Transat Jacques Vabre in 2019 with Adrien Hardy during which they broke the record for the distance covered in 24 hours on a Class40, previously held by the du...