French sailing legend Lalou Roucayrol aims for The Race Around!
It is with great excitement that The Race Around can today confirm the first competitor campaigning to be on the start line of Class40s new around the world race. Having spend a decade on the Multi50 “Arkema”, Lalou Roucayrol embarks on a...
BHB, winner of the RORC Caribbean 600
For its third participation in this event, BHB #152 wins! After 3 days, 15 hours and 25 minutes of racing, Thibault Hector, Arthur Hubert and Clément Commagnac crossed the line in first place but only 27 short minutes ahead of UP Sailing #30, ...
The Transat CIC : 7 Class40 at the start
There will finally be 7 Class40s to take the start of The Transat CIC, in Brest, May 10th. Although the participation rate is a little lower than in 2016, that will not detract from the sporting interest of one of the most difficult transatlantic rac...
Mussolo 40, winner of Cape 2 Rio
The Class40 would like to congratulate Dr José Guilherme M. P. Caldas and Leonardo Chicourel on their great performance in Cape 2 Rio.
If they had to participate in an ORC category, they demonstrate the potential of their 2011 Kiwi 40 as they...
Globe 40, already 13 pre-registered teams from 10 nationalities
The enthusiasm observed for the GLOBE40 since its launch last June cannot be refuted. Indeed, with 16 months till the race start some 13 teams have already made it clear that they intend to set sail on this first edition. Furthermore, the number of p...
Eärendil winner of the 2019 RORC Championship.
Definitively, 2019 is a great year for Eärendil : After having won the American Trophy, the European Trophy and also the 2019 Class40 Championship, they’ve been crowned by the RORC winning the Concise Trophy for Class40.
Ian Lipinski and Adrien Hardy (Crédit Mutuel), winners of the Transat Jacques Vabre
source: Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie Le Havre https://www.transatjacquesvabre.org/en/
How to follow the start of the Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie Le Havre ?
A lot of emotion on the pontoon this morning in Le Havre for the dock off. After the good-byes ,it's time to race! To follow the race :
TV: There will be live coverage on french channels France 3 and BFM TV and on the official website: ww...
27 Class40 au départ de la Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie Le Havre
Despite a rainy weather, many people came to the village to see our 27 boats, all moored since noon today, in the Bassin Paul Vatine, in le Havre. The opportunity, for the public, to discover the eclecticism of the Class as the oldest Class40, #1, is...
40 malouine SACIB : Victory of Luke Berry and Tanguy Le Turquais on Lamotte - Module Création !
After a 24 hours race and 2 costals races in Saint-Malo Bay, LAMOTTE-MODULE CRÉATION won at home the overall ranking before IMAGINE (Jörg RIECHERS / Cédric CHATEAU) and CROSSCALL CHAMONIX MONT-BLANC (Louis Duc / Aurélien DUCROZ).