Transat Jacques Vabre, they’re off !
The start of the TJV has been given this Sunday at 01:30pm in about 20 knots of wind and a heavy sea.
Imerys, skipped by Phil Sharp and Pablo Santurde, current leader of the 2017 Class40 championship, crossed the start line in 1st position.
Transat Jacques Vabre : day - 5
In 5 days, the 16 Class40s engaged in the Transat Jacques Vabre will take the departure of this famous doublehanded transat.
Campagne de France is the 2017 winner of the RORC Championship!
The Royal Ocean Racing Club has crowned its 2017 champions in the Class40 category; the Franco-British duo Halvard Mabire/Miranda Merron who succeed the 2016 winner, Tony Lawson’s Concise 2.
TJV : boats are arriving in Le Havre.
The boats have to be in Le Havre on friday at 12pm but 6 Class40s are already in the Paul Vatine basin : VandB #144 (M. Sorel/A. Carprentier), Teamwork #115 (B. Delesne/J. Mettraux), Enel Green Power #55 (A. Fantini/A. Bona), Imerys #130 (P. Sh...
2018 Route du Rhum
The Notice of Race of the 2018 Route du Rhum destination Guadeloupe is available.
Atlantic Cup 2018
The Notice of Race of the 2018 Atlantic Cup came out. You can find it and a competitors information packet, here: https://www.class40.com/en/courses/173-the-atlantic-cup.htm
The start of the 6th edition of the only race only for Class40 in the ...
Region Normandie launches a request for proposals to rent a boat for the 2018 season
Since 2015, a class40 "Region Normandie" is present on the Class40 circuit.
17 Class40 will line up for the 2017 TJV!
The start will be given in 44 days.
This double handed race from Le Havre to Salvador de Bahia has only one buoy at 15nm from the starting line.
17 Class40 already registered and, as usual, the teams will be very international (France, Great Britain, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Angola, Sult...
Phil Sharp (Imerys) wins the 2017 European Trophy !
The European Trophy was created in 2017 with the aim of rewarding boats for competing in Class40 events excluding transatlantic races. This first edition was comprehensively dominated by Phil Sharp’s British-European team*.
V&B winner of the Rolex Fastnet Race
26 Class40s lined up for the 47th edition of the Rolex Fastnet Race on Sunday August the 6th. A great fleet for a legendary race!