The good news is, imagine the world regatta, which do not plan to postpone or cancel!
In a sense, round the world race the Vendée Globe single-2020/21 was lucky: her start in the French Les-Sables-d’olonne was originally scheduled for 8 November. By this time many of the current problems associated with the pandemic coronavirus, will be resolved. In any case, the head of the organizing Committee race of the Willow Ovine is we want to believe.
“We are doing everything to start the 9-second account of the Vendée Globe, was held at the highest level, – said in a statement yesterday Ovine press release. – At the same time, we closely monitored the developments in France and in the world.”
According to the head of the organizing Committee, preparing for the Vendée Globe takes place normally. Except that there are clear problems with the transatlantic New York – Vendée Les Sables-d’olonne (original launch was scheduled for June 16), which is considered a dress rehearsal for the world tour. Now the organizers hastily decide what to replace the race to 27 enrolled in the participating skippers were able to test themselves in a serious regatta.globelaunchnovembervendee