Archivio della categoria Vendée Globe

(En bref) – Simon Wins Bermudes 1000 Race

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(Actualité) – Three key races inform Vendée Globe selection during 2019

One solo race and two handed and, that is the main calendar for the qualifying and selection races this year for teams looking to get into the next Vendée Globe.

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(Actualité) – The IMOCA Globe Series: three key races inform Vendée Globe selection during 2019

One solo race and two handed and, that is the main calendar for the qualifying and selection races this year for teams looking to get into the next Vendée Globe.

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(Actualité) – This Is A Crucial Year For Sailors Looking to Participate in the Vendée Globe

The 2019 season kicks off on May 8 with the first IMOCA Globe Series event, the Bermudes 1000 Race.

At the start of this decisive year for those who want to line up on the next Vendée Globe, here is a quick run down of the qualification process, the application process, the rules which will apply to competitors who want to be sure they are on the starting line. What do they have to do and by when?  And it can get down to those who will have to pass  a selection based on the number of miles sailed in the IMOCA Globe Series Races
First and foremost, all competitors must respect a first deadline of 1 November 2019. On that date, all Vendée Globe applicants must have submitted their application form to the SAEM Vendée, the owners and organisers of the race.

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(Actualité) – Pip Hare: Chasing The Vendée Globe Dream Hard.

British solo skipper Pip Hare has just had her famous IMOCA 60, originally launched in 2000  as Superbigou, wrapped in Great Britain’s Union flag colours, leaving visitors to Poole Harbour on England’s south coast, with a clear idea that her project to compete in the next Vendée Globe has reached critical momentum.

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