RORC Transat: Palanad 3 (#160) wins in Antigua
Olivier Magré's Mach40.4 finished 3rd in real time in the RORC Transat, raced between the Canary Islands and Antigua, behind a multihull and a Volvo 70. With a time of 10d 02h 0' and 34 sec, he wins in IRC and Class40.
Passing of Alexis Guillaume
The Class40 learned the sad news of the death of Alexis Guillaume, Class pioneer on his jumbo Merena and one of the "tontons d'Islande" of the first Class40 race, Paimpol-Reykjavik.Belgian, he hosted sailaway.be and his last Class40 report was on the...
The Class40 withdraws the Globe 40 from its program due to its postponement to 2022
Regretfully, The Class40 learned about the postponement of the Globe 40 to a new date in June 2022, a round-the-world race which was supported and included in its program in 2021.
The major event for ocean racing and the Class40 in 2022 is the Route...
Renewed confidence in Halvard Mabire
The Class40 Annual General Meeting was held last Saturday. At the end of the meeting, the members elected the new members of the Executive Committee.
Renewal of the members of the Executive Committee
They were 6 candidates for 3 vacancies, showing ...
Lamotte - Module Création, winner of the Spi Ouest France !
It was the last race of the season and they had planned to give it all! Luke Berry and his crew raced last weekend on the Spi Ouest France in La Trinité-sur-mer. After three days of racing and three coastal courses, Lamotte - Module Cré...
Spi Ouest France: 5 Class40 at the start
The Spi Ouest France, destination Morbihan, starts today. RDV at 2pm on the starting line for the first course for the 5 Class40 engaged.The registered ones :- #109 - Tribord - Scree / Jean-Baptiste Daramy- #140 - Sensation Class40 / Marc Lepesqueux-...
NCR: Sec Hayai (#44), winner of the Vintage Category
Frans Budel and Ysbrand Endt crossed the finish line at 9H 35MIN 26S after 5J 14H 30MIN 26S .
Not only did they finish at a very nice 9th place, but they also finished first Vintage, thus winning the eponymous ranking.
A new Class40 for Aurélien Ducroz and Crosscall
The Crosscall Sailing Team and Aurélien Ducroz unveiled the lines of the future Crosscall monohull designed in collaboration with the architects and engineers of Marc Lombard Design Group. As the first prototype to take advantage of the new cl...
Watch the start of the Normandy Channel Race LIVE
To watch the live start of the Normandy Channel Race this Sunday, there are three options:- from 7pm on France 3 Normandie Channel- From 6:55 pm on the Facebook page of the event or on the France 3 Normandy and France 3 Brittany Faceb...
IRC can also be fun for a Class40 !
After the beautiful victory of Mussolo 40 #107 in corrected time on the last Cape 2 Rio, it's now the turn of Kito de Pavant and his Made In Midi #142, to play at the lead of a race in IRC, the Quadra Solo-Duo Méditerranée.