09/2008- A PIECE OF HISTORY As the rain falls on the Voiles d’Antibes, it’s time to reminisce about Lulworth’s extraordinary past. On Thursday June 5th 2008, as the rain fell outside, I took shelter in the roomy saloon below deck and flicked through the pages of a hefty book dedicated to the restoration of this […]Continue Reading ...
05/2007 – The Voiles d’Antibes are back. From May 30th to June 3rd 2007, the Mediterranean yachting season opens, as every year, with the Voiles d’Antibes. The event is now the first stage of the Trophée Panerai and since 1996 has marked the annual return of these prestigious yachts. After a tough winter season, like […]Continue Reading ...
Moonbeam IV: pure pleasure The weather was perfect for Moonbeam IV as the first regatta of the Voiles d’Antibes got underway on Thursday 1st of June 2006. It had snowed overnight in the Alps, but now the bay was bathed in sunlight and the south-easterly wind was blowing at 15 knots. On board, 20 pairs […]Continue Reading ...
- VG2020 : Flash – Kevin Escoffier triggers his distress beacon, Jean le Cam goes astray 30 November 2020
Kevin Escoffier was in 3rd position in the Vendée Globe on the 22nd day of racing when he triggered his distress beacon (mayday). He was running on starboard tack behind a front in a sustained southwest flow.
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