After a favourable North Atlantic, the Southern Hemisphere is proving to be more complicated. That is however what Francis Joyon and his crew of five were expecting when they set out from Brest on this attempt to grab the outright round the world record, the Jules Verne Trophy. Their goal of getting to the Equator in record time in just over five days was achieved. Now they have to face the huge, sleepy St Helena high, which determines what happens in the South Atlantic.Continue Reading ...
He’s done it! At 1738hrs UTC (1938hrs CET) on Monday 21st April 2014, the IDEC maxi-trimaran crossed the finishing line in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. Francis Joyon has set a new reference time for the Friendship Route between Bordeaux (France) and Rio de Janeiro (Brazil).Continue Reading ...
- Rosetti Superyachts launched its first pleasure yacht : RSY 38 EXP 3 June 2021
Monday 31st May 2021, the launch ceremony of the new RSY 38m EXP took place in the presence of the owners and their family, in full compliance with the COVID measures, which did not hinder the important operations of launching a new boat.
- MarineMax acquires Cruisers Yachts 3 May 2021
- Postponement of Voiles d’Antibes 2021 from June to September 27 February 2021
- Benetti launched M/Y Sunrise, 9th unit of Mediterraneo 116 20 February 2021