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Riechers and Audigane announce their new boat
News OCT 1, 2014 16:35

Riechers and Audigane announce their new boat

Sailors Jörg Riechers and Sébastien Audigane, who announced their entry for the Barcelona World Race in January last year, are back on board an IMOCA 60. Following five months of intense preparation against the clock, this German-French partnership confirm they have a new boat, a Finot-Conq design launched in July 2007 that took  2nd place in the Vendée Globe 2008/09 and a 2nd in the Route du Rhum 2010. 

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Sébastien Audigane: "Two up you have choices…"
Interviews NOV 20, 2014 19:23

Sébastien Audigane: "Two up you have choices…"

For the best part of 20 years Sébastien Audigane has sailed just about everything that floats, from Olympic dinghies to the giant record hunting multihulls. He is recognised as a great all round sailor, a go-to character for so many projects from IRC to IMOCA to Class40 and all points beyond. But he is also liked for the warmth of his human character, an affable team player as well as a committed, experienced pro-sailor. 

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News DEC 10, 2014 15:23

The Barcelona World Race Exhibition is inaugurated in the Barcelona Maritime Museum

The Barcelona Maritime Museum (MMB), the Fundació Navegació Oceànica Barcelona  (FNOB) and Renault joined invited media guests this morning to inaugurate the Barcelona World Race 'Turn the World Around' exhibition which is opened in Barcelona's Maritime Museum. 

The ceremony was launched by the deputy director of the Barcelona Maritime Museum and Elvira Mata along with the communications director of Renault Spain, Jesús Presa; Renault team sailors Jörg Riechers and Sébastien Audigane and the Barcelona painter Lluís Bargalló, as well as the CEO of the FNOB, Andor Serra.

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