42 Class40 registered: an increasingly attractive Class
- 42 boats: half of the fleet of the “Route du Rhum”!- Sailing's biggest stars and newcomers- 15 boats in contention for the podium places - 13 very recent boats and some Class40 vintage still competitive- But the Class40 is also and primarily
Overview of the 3 first races
The 3 first races of the 2014 calendar took place over the past two months
Sébastien Rogues and his Mach40 GDF SUEZ took the championnship lead, followed by Pierre-Yves Lautrou on the “L'Express-Trepia” and Bertrand Delesne on Teamwork.
2013 is completed ... 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 are waiting for you!
The 2013 Class40 season has just been completed on an unusually intense edition of the Transat Jacques Vabre.
In Transat mode
The last event of the season has started in Le Havre on November 7th, that is to say 4 days after the date originally scheduled.
2013 Transat Jacques Vabre, finally there!
All gathered in the Paul Vatine Basin at Le Havre, 44 monsters of offshore races, representatives of four classes are expected to live a great adventure towards Itajai in Brazil.
Next step : the transat
The next to last race of the season has just ended. The final preparations before the Transat Jacques Vabre have now started.
After three days of intense racing, 17 Class40 arrived in the port of Plymouth on the weekend of August 15. Sometim...
Rolex Fastnet Race
The world's largest offshore yacht race sets sail this Sunday, 11th August, with a fleet of 347 boats from 20 nations competing in the Royal Ocean Racing Club's Rolex Fastnet Race. This size of fleet represents a new record entry for the 611-mile bie...
Worlds 2013 : change of program
Despite an attractive entry list of Class40 in the next Rolex Fastnet Race, the 2013 Worlds 2013 held in Plymouth has reached too little interest.
Heading for the Azores
On Thursday, July 4, at 7:02 pm, a fleet of 19 Class40 will sail across the Bay of Biscay, to discover (rediscover) the beautiful Azores archipelago. But before exploring this dream destination, the participants of this 4th edition will have to deal ...
Record SNSM, a 9th edition at top speed
The sailboats of the Record SNSM 9th edition dashed on Sunday evening shortly after 5:00 pm. 10 Class40 cross the start line and left on a course finally reduced to 180 miles (instead of 230), in a northwest flow of 25-30 knots and a modera...