Another Around the World – The Race Around!

July 10, 2019       Another Around the World – The Race Around!       More round the world races good and different! – this seems to be the motto of this summer. Month does not pass that it was not announced about carrying out the next Around the World. And here's another one. This race is called, as you already know, The Race Around. It was decided to hold it by two promotional companies – Manuka Sports Event Management and 5 Oceans Sports Read more

Another world – The Race Around!

More round-the-world races are good and different! – this is, apparently, the motto of this summer. Month passes that was not announced to hold another world tour. And here’s another one. The name of this race, as you already know – The Race Around. Decided to take her two promotional companies – Manuka Sports Event Management and 5 Oceans Sports Marketing. Enlisting emphasize the full support of the Board of Directors of the international Association Class40 class. Yes, to participate Read more

Another Around the World!

July 2, 2019       Another Around the World!       Sensational news! The initiator of the Golden Globe Race-2018/19 Don McIntyre announced that in 2023 another “retro round-the-world tour” will start – called the Ocean Globe Race. This time, in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Whitbread Round the World Race (which was later renamed the Volvo Ocean Race, and now the Ocean Race).

Another Around the World!

June 12, 2019       Another Around the World!       The new world race will be called GLOBE 40 – The Grande Route. It starts for the first time in the summer of 2021. The inspirer of the race GLOBE 40 – The Grande Route is the French company Sirius Evenments, well-known in sailing circles, which holds several popular regattas. And here is the plan for Sirius Evenments. Firstly, it is proposed to conduct a round-the-world tour on Class40 yachts (hull length is Read more

The race around the world has begun !!!

January 16, 2019       The race around the world has begun !!!       Today, the crew of the 40-meter maxi-trimaran Spindrift 2 with skipper Jan Guichard took the start in a race around the world. The goal is to set a new world record and get the Jules Verne Trophy. © www.facebook.com/spindriftracing In the French Brest, the trimaran left the base of the Spindrift Racing team at 11 o'clock Moscow time. And before that, even after dark, the crew’s farewell to their Read more

At 76 years old – around the world!

February 26, 2019       At 76 years old – around the world!       Britannia Jeanne Socrates is 76 years old, but she is one of those whom old age certainly will not be at home. After all, its goal is to become the oldest yachtsman in the world, who has made a world tour alone and non-stop! Launch on her 11.5-meter yacht Nereida (2009 release), Mrs. Socrates took October 3 last year in the city of Victoria in the far west of Read more

Passion around "Laser"

April 30, 2019       Passion around "Laser"       The situation that has developed recently in the class of "Laser", at the request of the press service of the All-Russian All-Russian Union of Federal Service of Military Formations, was commented by a member of the World Sailing Council Oleg Ilyin. The International Association of Class "Laser" (ILCA) on April 27 made an official statement about changing the name of the boat, as well as about the withdrawal of the right to manufacture "Lasers" Read more

Passions around “Laser”

The situation recently in class “Laser”, at the request of the press service of the WFTU commented on the member Council of the World Sailing Oleg Ilyin. The international Association of class Laser (ILCA) on April 27 issued an official statement about changing the names of the boats, and also about withdrawal of the rights to manufacture the “Lasers” from the company Laser Performance, a major producer of boats in this class. This sensational news has excited riders, trainers, professionals, Read more

In 76 years – around the world!

Briton Jeanne Socrates, 76 years old, but she is one of those whom old age is certainly not going to be home. After all, her goal is to become the oldest sailor in the world to circumnavigate solo and non-stop! Start on her 11.5-metre yacht Nereida (2009 release) Mrs. Socrates took on 3 October last year in Victoria in the extreme West of Canada. Passed along North and South America, December 19, rounded Cape horn and headed East. Now the Read more