Dalin leads Vendee Globe with Burton powering-off to make gains to West

After more than 25,000 miles of racing this Vendée Globe hangs in the balance with Burton powering-off to make gains to West

Vendee Globe – Dalin and Burton lead the North Atlantic climb

The Doldrums did not give up the Vendee Globe leaders as easily as was initially predicted. But first placed Charlie Dalin (Apivia) appears to have skirted round the worst of a dynamic cloud system

Vendee Globe – Doldrums are the next hurdle

The Doldrums are the next Vendee Globe hurdle, the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone is in the crosshairs, with its normal diet of squally showers, wind holes and unsettled, shifty breezes

Vendee Globe – Herrmann makes a move on the Leaders

Charlie Dalin keeps the Vendee lead with less than 160 miles to go to pass Recife on the north easterly corner of Brasil

Vendee Globe shuffle continues on the Climb To Recife

The Vendee Globe Shuffle continues with Charlie Dalin (Apivia) back in the lead Thursday morning, just 15 nm ahead of Louis Burton (Bureau Vallée 2)

RORC Transatlantic Race leader crosses halfway mark

On day 5 of the RORC Transatlantic Race, leader Rayon Vert, skippered by Alex Pella have crossed the halfway mark in the 2,735-mile race from Lanzarote to the Caribbean

Yannick Bestaven retakes the Vendee Globe lead

Yannick Bestaven (Maître CoQ IV ) retakes the Vendee Globe lead from Charlie Dalin (Apivia)

400 boats set record entry for Rolex Fastnet Race

Registration opened on the dot of 10:00 UTC Tuesday for this summer’s Rolex Fastnet Race and speedily sold out

Charlie Dalin is new leader of Vendee Globe

Dramatic change at the front of the Vendee Globe with Charlie Dalin on APIVIA the new race leader

Vendee Globe – Sebastien Destremau’s Merci has large crack in the bow

During a routine inspection of Merci, Skipper Sebastien Destremau discovered a large crack in the bow of the IMOCA at the bowsprit

Isabelle Joschke forced to retire from Vendee Globe

The Franco-German Vendee skipper Isabelle Joschke has been forced to abandon the Vendée Globe.

Rayon Vert early leader of RORC Transatlantic Race

The 2021 RORC Transatlantic Race started in glorious conditions outside Marina Puerto Calero on Saturday