Death of Marc Chopin (LSVCAL)
Class40 is sorry to learn of the death of Marc Chopin, member of the organising club of Les Sables-Horta and the 1000 milles des Sables. Our thoughts are with his family.
"Les Sables d'Olonne Vendée Course au Large club is extremely s...
Corentin Douguet, winner of the 2022 Class40 Championship
They sailed together, helped each other before the start, fought in the Atlantic before one took the advantage over the other. Yoann Richomme (Paprec Arkea) and Corentin Douguet (Queguiner Innoveo), share a particular friendship and rivalry Yoann won...
Corentin Douguet (Queguiner-Innoveo), third of the Route du Rhum
“This engine story ruined my Route du Rhum – Destination Guadeloupe. It tastes of diesel, not rum.”
This Wednesday, November 23, at 2339hrs UTC Corentin Douguet on Queguiner-Innoveo crossed the finish line in Pointe-à-Pitre in third position for the twelfth edition of La Route du Rhum – Destination Guadeloupe. His race time is 14 d...
Ambrogio Beccaria (Allagrande - Pirelli), second in the Route du Rhum
This Wednesday 23rd November at 16 h 38 min 48 sec (local time) - 21 h 38 min 48 sec Paris time -, Ambrogio Beccaria crossed the finish line in Pointe-à-Pitre of the 12th edition of the Route du Rhum - Destination Guadeloupe in second place. H...
Route du Rhum: an update after 5 days of racing
Faced with a particularly virulent front, the Class40 fleet has split over the last few hours. On one side, the leaders and the incredible 'mano-a-mano' between Yoann Richomme (Paprec Arkéa) and Corentin Douguet (Queginer-Innoveo), separated b...
How to follow the start of the Route du Rhum to Guadeloupe?
Departure from the Vauban basin
The fleet of 55 Class40s will leave the basin in two stages. Twenty-eight of them will leave the pontoons at 08:00 to take the lock at 08:20. An hour later, the second half of the fleet will do the same (departure fro...
40 Malouine LAMOTTE : Corentin Douguet wins the 24h
The match was expected to be particularly intense during the great race of the third 40' Malouine LAMOTTE and it lived up to its promise, as shown by the tiny gaps at the finish this Friday morning: less than five minutes between the three leaders an...
40 Malouine LAMOTTE : start this Thursday at 11am
This Thursday 15th September at 11am, the start of the great race of the third edition of the 40' Malouine LAMOTTE will be given off Saint-Malo. The 31 sailors competing will then set off on a 185-mile loop, the details of which were given by Franck-...
Nearly 30 boats expected in Saint-Malo for the 3rd edition of the 40' Malouine LAMOTTE
The third edition of the 40' Malouine LAMOTTE, organised by the Société Nautique de la Baie de Saint-Malo, will kick off in just under two weeks. More than twenty-five boats have already confirmed their participation in the event. The e...
They were two registered at the start of the Palermo-Montecarlo 2022:
- Chris Kerl's Class40 n° 46 "Blue Planet".
- Kito de Pavant's Class40 n° 142 "HBF Reforest'action".
Victory for Kito de Pavant and his crew on the...