We at Class 40 are very sad to learn Yves Salé's death.
He was a class member for several years and felt very concerned by the Class40.
Our thoughts are with his family and his friends.
Phor-ty (#137), winner of the RORC Caribbean 600 !
4 Class40lined up for the start of the RORC Caribbean 600, Monday february 20th.Phor-ty, skipped by Peter Harding, her new owner, wins after 3 days 18 hours and 43 minutes.
2017, an exciting season !
To note :- Creation of the European Coastal trophy and American Coastal Trophy- Numerous registrations- 5 boats under construction
Election of the board
The Annual General Meeting took place in Rennes on January 2017 14th.
There were 3 outgoing members : Catherine Pourre, Jacques Fournier and Nicolas Troussel.
2016 Championship: the podium !
Saturday, December 3rd 2016, at the Paris Boat Show, the Class40 did its international 2016 championship’s prize-giving.
Great circle and NKE renew their confidence in the Class40
The 2016 Paris Boat Show provided the opportunity for the Class40 and its two partners, NKE and Great Circle, to sign partnerships'extension.
Sharp Smashes World Speed Record for English Channel
Phil Sharp has established a new World Speed Sailing Monohull Record, single-handed across the English Channel from Cowes, Isle of Wight to Dinard, France in 9 hours and 3 minutes aboard his Class 40 yacht Imerys averaging a speed of 15.3knts.
We at Class 40 are very sad to learn the news about Guo Chuan. A great man who sailed with such determination and never gave up. He sailed around the world in a Class 40 and had many adventures that some of us can only dream of. Our thoughts are with...
2016 championship: an international podium, Solidaires en Pelonton ARSEP did the double!
For the second consecutive year, Solidaires en Peloton ARSEP, skipped by Thibaut Vauchel-Camus, wins the Class40 championship. Gonzalo Botin’ spanish team (Tales II) and Phil Sharp’s British project (Imerys) complete the podium.
Croc 2.0 first vintage on the Normandy Channel race!
27 Class40 lined up for the Normandy Channel Race.