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Vendée Globe Lucky 13 into 2013 ? Challenges all the way to the finish line. Le Cléac’h, Gabart will look out for each other in Cape Horn ice zone South Atlantic might offer mean challenge early in 2013 Stamm confident It is … Continue reading

What a day… what a test. With a forecast that lay to the light side of reality, in a rapidly building westerly the Oyster fleet named its choice of sails, white or downwind, and headed for the Royal Yacht Squadron … Continue reading

VOLVO OCEAN RACE INTRODUCES NEW BOAT FOR NEXT TWO RACES The Volvo Ocean Race has unveiled details of the high-performance new boat that will be used for the next two editions of the Race.The plans detailed by Race CEO Knut … Continue reading

SHORTEST LEG COULD PRESENT MAJOR DIFFICULTIES At just 550 miles long it may be the shortest of all the offshore tests but Leg 9 still has the potential to present race-threatening conditions for the teams. The sprint from Lorient in … Continue reading

A cooperation between Hallberg-Rassy and Mares Chile has just been established, where Mares Chile now is Hallberg-Rassy dealer for Chile. The company is headed by Mr Martin Silva, with long experience from the yachting business. Their offices are located in … Continue reading