Italian and French duo take first place in Class40 Transat Jacques Vabre

Italian skipper Ambrogio Beccaria and French co-skipper Nicolas Andrieu first in the Class40 Transat Jacques Vabre Normandie Le Havre two handed race

Transat Jacques Vabre – Class40 and Ocean Fifty multihiulls return to the race

Monday morning (6 Nov) 46 duos aboard their Class40 and Ocean Fifty multihiulls returned to the Transat Jacques Vabre race course from Lorient heading for Martinique.

Transat Jacques Vabre – No start before Monday for any class, including the IMOCAs

The Transat Jacques Vabre Race Direction team has announced that there will not be any new starts for windbound classes before Monday.

Beccaria and Andrieu lead Class40 after tough first night

Italian Beccaria leads Class40 with 115 miles to Lorient after tough first night, which saw the dismasing of Crédit Mutuel off Guernsey

Route du Rhum – Yoann Richomme takes Back-To-Back wins in Class40

French skipper Yoann Richomme does the double with Back-To-Back Class40 wins in the Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe.

Transat Jacques Vabre – Class 40 Victory for Redman

Class 40 victory has gone to Redman, co-skippered by Frenchman Antoine Carpentier and Pablo Santurde Del Arco of Spain

New Round Britain solo record set by Ian Lipinski

Ian Lipinski is the new record holder for the Class40 tour of the British Isles.

Class40 Eärendil celebrate in Grenada

Catherine Pourre’s Class40 Eärendil finished the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race on Saturday 8 December at 04:10:18 taking Class40 Line Honours

Sharp finishes third in Route du Rhum

Britain’s Phil Sharp finished third in the highly-competitive Class40 division in the Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe race.

Yoann Richomme wins Class40 Route du Rhum

The French sailor Yoann Richomme completed a dominant start-to-finish performance to win the Class40 division in the 2018 Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe.