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...
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!
Rolex Fastnet Race: order at Fastnet Rock
After more than 48 hours of upwind sailing, the Class40 fleet of the Rolex Fastnet Race rounded yesterday night the famous rock.Approximately 12 hours between the first boat and the last one.
26 Class40 on the starting line of the 2017 Rolex Fastnet Race !
The 47th edition of the Rolex Fastnet Race will start on Sunday, August 6th. The Class40 fleet will be the major category (except the IRC) with 26 boats entered.
Phorty (#137) established herself on the Channel Race !
While the fleet of Les Sables-Horta was arriving in Les Sbales d'Olonne, 3 Class40 have taken part in the RORC CHannel race, the last race before the Rolex Fastnet Race.
Les Sables-Horta : #123 Tales II winner overall and #61 Transport Henault - Cabinet Z first vintage
Regarded as the big favourite before the start, the spanish duet Pablo Santurde del Arco / Gonzalo Botin wins again on the Class40 circuit but for the first time on Les Sables-Horta. Winner of the first leg before Imerys #130 (P. Sharp / C. Douguet) ...
Les Sables-Horta : Aïna wins the second leg!
17 Class40s left Horta on July 14th for their return route to les Sables d’Olonne.
Eärendil and Obportus IV gave up. Eärendil because of a broken mainsail and Olivier Roussey because he had no co-skipper (Philippe Burger had to fly b...
Les Sables-Horta: Tales II (#123) wins the first leg !
19 Class40 lined up for the start of the third race of the 2017 Class40 championship.
Cowes-Dinard-St Malo race : Victory of Sensation Class40 !
Friday July 7th, the start of the race, one of the most famous annual event of the RORC, Cowes-Dinard-St Malo, was given. 164 IRC and 8 Class40 lined up for this 151 nm race.
Sensation Class40 winner of the Round the Island Race
Today, Saturday July 1st, the Island Sailing Club organized the Round the Island Race.
1342 boats lined up for this 50 nm race and among them 4 Class40s.
Marc Lepesqueux'crew (Sensation Class40 Extreme #140) crossed the finish line first after 6h 34m and 49s, followed by Région Normandie-LMAX (#135) skipped by Benoit Charon and...