• Gwenole Gahinet

    Mighty scow back out in front

    by  • 14 November 2013 • alberto bona, Aymeric Belloir, Benoit Maire, benoitmarie.com, Bertrand Delesne, Boreal, Charente Maritime-Bahia Transat 6.50, Dame Argo, giancarlo pedote, Go 4 it, Gwenole Gahinet, Jean-Loup Chenard, jlchenard, Joel Miro Garcia, Jonas Gerkens, Justine Mettraux, Ludovic Mechin, Mini, Minis, Nature Addicts, Netwerk 2, Nicolas Boidevezi, Offshore, Onelinesim.it, Paris Texas, Postillion Hotels, Prysmian, Remi Fermin, Simon Koster, SInglehanded, TeamWork, TeamWork Proto, Tout le monde chante contre le cancer, Watever-Logways, www.runo.fr

    They say that the Portuguese trade winds rarely herald a walk in the park, and the passage round Cape Finisterre and the descent along the coast of Galicia have done nothing to disprove this rule.read more

    Solid leads for Pedote and Lipinski

    by  • 31 October 2013 • Aymeric Belloir, giancarlo pedote, Gwenole Gahinet, Ian Lipinski, Mini, Minis, Nature Addicts, Nicolas Boidevezi, Offshore, Pas de futur sans numerique, Pip Hare, Prysmian, Renaud Mary, SInglehanded, The Potting Shed, Tout de monde chante contre le cancer, Watever-Logways, www.runo.fr

    The Mini Transat fleet continues to make progress towards the northwest corner of Spain and the port of Sada, where they are to stop to await a suitable weather window for them to continue south toread more

    Mighty scow into the lead

    by  • 30 October 2013 • Aymeric Belloir, France, giancarlo pedote, Gwenole Gahinet, Ian Lipinski, Mini, Minis, Nature Addicts, Nicolas Boidevezi, Offshore, Pas de futur sans numerique, Pip Hare, Prysmian, Renaud Mary, SInglehanded, The Potting Shed, Tout de monde chante contre le cancer, Watever-Logways, www.runo.fr

    Following their 16 day delay leaving Douarnanez, the 79 remaining boats competing in the Mini Transat have been now told that in fact they are going to be stopping in northern Spain, in the port ofread more

    Mini Transat 2013 form guide

    by  • 17 October 2013 • Aymeric Belloir, Bertrand Delesne, Clement Bouyssou, David Raison, Ellen MacArthur, France, Groupe Sefico, Gwenole Gahinet, Henri Paul Schipman, Isabelle Autissier, Isabelle Joschke, Jake Jefferis, Joel Miro Garcia, Justine Metttraux, Louis Segre, Luke Dampier, Mark Turner, Matt Kiddle, Michel Desjoyeaux, Mini, Minis, Nikki Curwen, Offshore, Pip Hare, Raphaela le Gouvello, Renaud Mary, Richard Hewson, Roll my chicken, Simon Curwen, SInglehanded, Stan Maslard, The Potting Shed, Toby Iles, Ville de Geneve-Carrefour Prevention, Watever-Logways, Womens Sailing, Yves le Blevec

    In the weakest turn out since before Mark Turner and Ellen MacArthur took part in 1997, only one British boat will be competing in this year’s Mini Transat – if Mother Nature ever allowread more

    Groupama C clear winner

    by  • 29 September 2013 • Aethon, Alpha, Bastiaan Tentij, Billy Besson, Billy Gooderham, C-Class, Canaan, Catamarans, Cedric Bader, Christian Pavey, Cogito, Dinghy, Fill Your Hands, franck cammas, Fred Eaton, Groupama C, Gurvan Bontemps, Gwenole Gahinet, Helena Darvelid, Hydros Lombard Odier, Invictus, James Boyd, Jeremie Lagarrigue, John Downey, Lars Gluck, Little America's Cup, Louis Viat, Luke Patience, Magnus Clarke, Max Kramers, Mischa Heemskerk, Oliver Moore, Patient Lady VI, Paul Larsen, Restronguet Sailing Club, Sito Avilés, Steve Clark, Tom Phipps, Wild Horse

    The final day of the International C-Class Catamaran Championship was one of disappointment for the crews.read more

    Match racing begins at the Little America’s Cup

    by  • 26 September 2013 • Aethon, Alpha, Bastiaan Tentij, Billy Besson, Billy Gooderham, C-Class, Canaan, Catamarans, Cedric Bader, Christian Pavey, Cogito, Dinghy, Fill Your Hands, franck cammas, Fred Eaton, Groupama C, Gurvan Bontemps, Gwenole Gahinet, Helena Darvelid, Hydros Lombard Odier, Invictus, Jeremie Lagarrigue, John Downey, Lars Gluck, Little America's Cup, Louis Viat, Luke Patience, Magnus Clarke, Max Kramers, Mischa Heemskerk, Oliver Moore, Patient Lady VI, Paul Larsen, Sito Avilés, Steve Clark, Tom Phipps, United Kingdom, Wild Horse

    Going into the final three days of the International C-Class catamaran championship, the fleet has now divided with the two winners of the first three days - Groupama C and the Billy Bessoread more

    Groupama and Hydros Lombard Odier through

    by  • 25 September 2013 • Aethon, Alpha, Bastiaan Tentij, Billy Besson, Billy Gooderham, C-Class, Canaan, Catamarans, Cedric Bader, Christian Pavey, Cogito, Dinghy, Fill Your Hands, franck cammas, Fred Eaton, Groupama C, Gurvan Bontemps, Gwenole Gahinet, Helena Darvelid, Hydros Lombard Odier, Invictus, Jeremie Lagarrigue, John Downey, Lars Gluck, Little America's Cup, Louis Viat, Luke Patience, Magnus Clarke, Max Kramers, Mischa Heemskerk, Oliver Moore, Patient Lady VI, Paul Larsen, Sito Avilés, Steve Clark, Tom Phipps, United Kingdom, Wild Horse

    Full fleet racing is now over and after a drizzly grey day on Falmouth Bay the finalists have been decided.read more

    Groupama C dominant

    by  • 24 September 2013 • Aethon, Alpha, Bastiaan Tentij, Billy Besson, Billy Gooderham, C-Class, Canaan, Catamarans, Cedric Bader, Christian Pavey, Cogito, Dinghy, Fill Your Hands, franck cammas, Fred Eaton, Groupama C, Gurvan Bontemps, Gwenole Gahinet, Helena Darvelid, Hydros Lombard Odier, Invictus, James Boyd, Jeremie Lagarrigue, John Downey, Lars Gluck, Little America's Cup, Louis Viat, Luke Patience, Magnus Clarke, Max Kramers, Mischa Heemskerk, Oliver Moore, Patient Lady VI, Paul Larsen, Sito Avilés, Steve Clark, Tom Phipps, United Kingdom, Wild Horse

    A change to lighter conditions for the third day of the International C-Class Catamaran Championship on Falmouth Bay seemed to have little effect on the continued forward march of Franck Cammas&rsqread more

    C-Class carnage on a grand scale

    by  • 23 September 2013 • Aethon, Alpha, Bastiaan Tentij, Billy Besson, Billy Gooderham, C-Class, Canaan, Catamarans, Cedric Bader, Christian Pavey, Cogito, Dinghy, Fill Your Hands, franck cammas, Fred Eaton, Groupama C, Gurvan Bontemps, Gwenole Gahinet, Helena Darvelid, Hydros Lombard Odier, Invictus, James Boyd, Jeremie Lagarrigue, John Downey, Lars Gluck, Little America's Cup, Louis Viat, Luke Patience, Magnus Clarke, Max Kramers, Mischa Heemskerk, Oliver Moore, Patient Lady VI, Paul Larsen, Sito Avilés, Steve Clark, Tom Phipps, United Kingdom, Wild Horse

    Down to ten boats at the beginning of the day following the Portugese teams’ main beam snap-age read more

    Pea souper

    by  • 22 September 2013 • Aethon, Alpha, Bastiaan Tentij, Billy Besson, Billy Gooderham, C-Class, Canaan, Catamarans, Cedric Bader, Christian Pavey, Cogito, Dinghy, Fill Your Hands, franck cammas, Fred Eaton, Groupama C, Gurvan Bontemps, Gwenole Gahinet, Helena Darvelid, Hydros Lombard Odier, Invictus, James Boyd, Jeremie Lagarrigue, John Downey, Lars Gluck, Little America's Cup, Louis Viat, Luke Patience, Magnus Clarke, Max Kramers, Mischa Heemskerk, Oliver Moore, Patient Lady VI, Paul Larsen, Sito Avilés, Steve Clark, Tom Phipps, United Kingdom, Wild Horse

    The International C-Class Catamaran Championship succeeded in living up to its nickname of the ‘Little America’s Cup’ yesterday when on the opening day, racing was blighted, San Fread more

    Eleven C-Class teams set to do battle in the UK

    by  • 19 September 2013 • Aethon, Alpha, Bastiaan Tentij, Billy Besson, Billy Gooderham, Canaan, Catamarans, Cedric Bader, Christian Pavey, Cogito, Dinghy, Fill Your Hands, franck cammas, Fred Eaton, Groupama C, Gurvan Bontemps, Gwenole Gahinet, Helena Darvelid, Hydros Lombard Odier, Invictus, James Boyd, Jeremie Lagarrigue, John Downey, Lars Gluck, Louis Viat, Luke Patience, Magnus Clarke, Max Kramers, Mischa Heemskerk, Oliver Moore, Patient Lady VI, Paul Larsen, Sito Avilés, Steve Clark, Tom Phipps, United Kingdom, Wild Horse

    While the ‘big’ Little America’s Cup attempts to draw to a conclusion in San Francisco with scorn universally being poured on the maximum wind limit, the Little America’s Curead more