Ocean Race-2021/22: 18 teams already!

Yesterday       Ocean Race-2021/22: 18 teams already!       Before the start of the circumnavigation of the Ocean Race (as Volvo Ocean Race is now called), another good year and a half – the race will begin in Alicante (Spain) in October 2021. But some results can be summed up now. The fact is that just these days the first stage of filing applications from those teams that intend to take part in the world tour is ending. This stage is exactly the Read more

Ocean Racе-2021/22: 18 teams!

Before the start of the round the world Ocean Race (now called the Volvo Ocean Race) is still a good half a year – the race will start in Alicante (Spain) in October 2021-th. But some conclusions can be draw now. The fact that just these days completed the first phase of application of those teams that intend to participate in the world. This stage is exactly what the first – then there will be another second and third. But, Read more

Orphaned in the ocean

Yesterday       Orphaned in the ocean       The material was killer, and the editors of Life did not trifle, giving a whole spread for a single, albeit of poor quality photograph – a little girl on a tiny raft in the open sea. Today, as part of our “coronavirus” project, we will tell a bloody detective story that all of America once spoke of. Read – https://www.yachtrussia.com/articles/2019/05/30/20190530-osirotevshaya-v-okeane.html 180 Yesterday # 10098                                                                  Chief Editor

Orphaned by the ocean

The material was lethal and the editors of Life decided not to waste time on trifles, giving a u-turn under the single poor quality photo – little girl on a tiny raft in the open sea. Today, as part of our “coronavirus” project, we describe a bloody detective story, which at the time was telling all of America. Read https://www.yachtrussia.com/articles/2019/05/30/20190530-osirotevshaya-v-okeane.html

Ocean Race – Route Determined!

Yesterday       Ocean Race – Route Determined!       Ocean Race organizers have finally announced the exact route. The race starts in October 2021 in Alicante, passes through 8 cities and finishes in 2022 in Italy, and more specifically in Genoa. Complete Ocean Race 2021-22 Route: Alicante, Spain – Start Cape Verde Cape Town, South Africa Shenzhen china Auckland, New Zealand Itajai, Brazil Newport, USA Aarhus, Denmark The Hague, Netherlands Genoa, Italy – Grand Final For the first time in the history of Read more

Ocean Race – the Route is defined!

The organizers of the round the world race Ocean Race has finally announced the exact route. The race starts in October 2021 in Alicante, will travel through 8 cities and will finish in 2022 in Italy, and more precisely in Genoa. Full itinerary Ocean Race 2021-22: Alicante, Spain – Start Cape Verde Cape town, South Africa Shenzhen, China Auckland, New Zealand Itajaí, Brazil Newport, United States Aarhus, Denmark The Hague, Netherlands Genoa, Italy – the Grand final For the first Read more

Will L’Occitane make a difference in ocean racing?

Today       Will L’Occitane make a difference in ocean racing? In early February, a new Open 60 (IMOCA) class yacht, the L’Occitane, designed by Sam Manor for Armel Tripon, was launched in France. She became the seventh – and so far the last IMOCA class boat – built for the Vendée Globe 2020-21 race. The new yacht is distinguished by the radical design of the bow – it is made in the spirit of the famous American scow boats and in Read more

Will the L’occitane world of ocean racing?

In early February, France had launched the new boat the Open 60 class (IMOCA) – L’occitane, designed by Sam Manor for the armel Tripon. She was the seventh and last boat of the IMOCA class – built for the race Vendée Globe 2020-21. The new yacht features a radical design bow – it is made in the spirit of the famous American boats of the “Skow” and becomes in recent years more and more popular in some racing classes the Read more

The Indian Ocean is left behind!

Today       The Indian Ocean is left behind! Today at 4.30 a.m. Moscow time, the IDEC Sport maxi-trimaran (skipper Francis Jouillon) reached Cape of Good Hope. Recall, Zhuillon and his crew of 4 people intend to set a new world record on the classic route of the Tea Race from Hong Kong to London. And half the way is now passed! 7666.3 nautical miles from Hong Kong to the Cape of Good Hope IDEC Sport covered 14 days, 17 hours and Read more

The Indian ocean is left behind!

Today at 4.30 am Moscow time, the Maxi-trimaran IDEC Sport (skipper – Francis Joyon) reached the Cape of Good hope. Recall, Guion and his crew of 4 people intend to set a new world record on the classic route of the Tea race from Hong Kong to London. And half the roads are now completed! 7666,3 nautical miles from Hong Kong to Cape of Good hope IDEC Sport overcame 14 days, 17 hours and 29 minutes (average speed of 21.7 Read more