Barcelona World Race news

News SEP 25, 2014

The Barcelona World Race welcomes the seventh edition of the World Yacht Racing Forum

The Fundació Navegació Oceànica Barcelona (FNOB), organiser of the Barcelona World Race, is playing an active role in the seventh edition of the World Yacht Racing Forum on the 10th and 11th of December this year, held for the first time in the Spanish city. This edition will be packed with new features and the main theme of the event will be the “Growing Business of Yacht Racing”.

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News SEP 23, 2014

Homage paid to Alex Thomson's "keel walk"

On the final strait towards the start of the Barcelona World Race the teams are ticking off different phases of preparation. One of these is an essential part of  promoting the team: the photo shoot with the skippers aboard their yachts, the incredible IMOCA 60s. The Neutrogena team have added a splash of creativity with portraits of Guillermo Altadill and José Muñoz emulating the “keel walk” made famous by Alex Thomson

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