IDEC SPORT has lost the advantage

Ended the 23-day race on the famous Tea route from Hong Kong to London, which continue on the Maxi trimaran IDEC Sport French skipper Francis Joyon and his crew of four. Sunday afternoon Sport IDEC crossed the equator, and did so at a snail’s speed 7 knots. The main reason is the extremely wide band of Equatorial calm. Over the last two days the average speed of the trimaran was not much above 9 knots. As a result, IDEC Sport Read more

Rothschild Builds Up Advantage

November 22, 2019       Rothschild Builds Up Advantage       Behind the 17th day is the Brest Atlantiques, a marathon race of four maxi trimarans. The former leader is Maxi Edmond de Rothschild (skippers – Frank Camma / Charles Codrelier): behind his stern there are already more than 9 thousand miles traveled with an average speed of 24.8 knots. Agree, impressive. On Wednesday evening, the Rothschild, circling Robben Island 12 km from Cape Town, was the first of the race participants to turn Read more

“Rothschild” to increase the advantage

Behind the 17th day of Brest Atlantiques – marathon race four Maxi-trimaran. The leader of the still – Maxi Edmond de Rothschild (skippers – Frank Kamma/ Charles Cadrele): for his stern already more than 9 thousand miles traveled at an average speed of 24.8 per node. Agree, impressive. Wednesday evening “Rothschild” around Robben island, 12 kilometres from Cape town, the first of the races turned North (finish a race, we will remind, in the French Brest, where started). After 8 Read more

Why Guion lost the advantage?

Already 10 days continues to attempt a 63-year-old French skipper Francis Guyana to improve on Maxi trimaran IDEC SPORT his own world record at the distance of 8800 nautical miles, from Port-Louis in Brittany to the other Port Louis, Mauritius. For the last day of IDEC SPORT has overcome 584,5 nautical miles at an average speed of 24.4 per node. Before two days he could go even faster the day was over 600 miles. Nevertheless, Guyon lost their advantage: at Read more

Braslavets builds up an advantage

Yesterday       Braslavets builds up an advantage       In Cannes, the 41st Régates Royales in the “Dragon” class continues – “warm-up” before the jubilee regatta starting in early October in San Remo, dedicated to the 90th anniversary of this legendary class. There were two races on Thursday. Both times the first came the Bunker Prince team of Eugene Braslavets, performing under the Italian flag (ITA 77). Now the famous skipper (among his achievements – gold at the 1996 Olympics in 470 class Read more

Braslavets to increase the advantage

Cannes continues 41st Régates Royales in the Dragon class – the “warm up” before starting in the beginning of October, the anniversary regatta in Sanremo, dedicated to the 90th anniversary of this legendary class. Thursday held two races. Both times the first came in the crew Bunker Prince Eugene Braslovce, acting under the Italian flag (ITA 77). Now famous skipper (among his achievements is the gold at the Olympics-1996 in the 470 class at the world Cup -2015 in the Read more

With the advantage of 7 minutes

A few hours ago at the Antigua Yacht Club, Antigua finished the first participants of the regatta, THE Caribbean 600 – the crews of the Maxi-trimarans Multi 70 Maserati (Italy) and MOD 70 Argo (USA). While Maserati Multi 70 skipper Giovanni Soldini have set a new record passing the 605-mile race, laid among the 11 Caribbean Islands – 1 day, 6 hours and 49 minutes. Only 7 minutes to the Italians lost to their main rivals – the MOD 70 Read more