Jean-Pierre Dick wins Transat Jacques Vabre… number four!
News NOV 19, 2017 08:49

Jean-Pierre Dick wins Transat Jacques Vabre… number four!

Racing with Yann Eliès, the twice-winner of the Barcelona World Race has seized yet another victory in the two-crew transatlantic classic, making this his fourth win. On board St Michel-Virbac he has smashed the IMOCA record that he and Loïck Peyron have held for the class since 2005 by 1 hour and 42 minutes.

 

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Alex Pella, wins the Transat Jacques Vabre with Arkema
News NOV 16, 2017 17:45

Alex Pella, wins the Transat Jacques Vabre with Arkema

Alex Pella and Lalou Roucayrol have sailed the Multi50 Arkema to victory in the 13th edition of the Transat Jacques Vabre after 10 days, 19 hours, 14 minutes and 19 seconds of racing between the ports of Le Havre (France) and Salvador de Bahía (Brazil). They have also smashed the record previously set by Franck-Yves and Kevin Escoffier at 12 days, 6 hours, 13 minutes y 36 seconds.

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The internationally cultural Barcelona World Race
News NOV 15, 2017 16:33

The internationally cultural Barcelona World Race

The Barcelona Cultura Foundation and the FNOB are joining forces again for the fourth edition of the Barcelona World Race. The introduction of Sydney as a stopover means that an extra dimension will be added to the programme of initiatives aimed at promoting Barcelona, Mediterranean culture and the sea

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