Research race

The Ocean Race is supporting Team Nexans – Art et Fenêtres (II) in the collection of vital ocean data during the Transat Jacques Vabre (TJV), which set sail from Le Havre, Normandy, 29 October.

Dream on

The 11th Hour Racing “dream team”, Justine Mettraux (SUI) and Simon Fisher (GBR) scored an amazing second-place result at the 48-hour race at Le Défi Azimut in Lorient, France. 

Speed bump

British sailor Alex Thomson and co-skipper Neal McDonald forced to retire from Transat Jacques Vabre after hitting object in the water.

Boss boat

Alex Thomson Racing prepares to launch new Hugo Boss boat, confirms October debut in Transat Jacques Vabre.